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Grafton Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 18°C
sunny

Now

36.3°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EST

Northern Rivers for Sunday Hot. Sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon then tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.3°C rising
Dew Point 8.2°C falling
Feels Like 34.3°C
Relative Humidity 18%
Wind icon
NW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 36.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Yamba 26.3°C
Evans Head 32.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly clear
37°C

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 10:14 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Byron Coast, Coffs Coast and Macquarie Coast. Cancellation for Hunter Coast and Batemans Coast

NSW/ACT - Sun 04:32 EST
Fire Weather Warning for the Far N Coast, N Coast, Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney Region, New England & N Slopes & NW Fire Areas

National Forecast

Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 37°C 36°C 29°C 29°C 39°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 30% 10% 40% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
WNW 9km/h
WNW
S 16km/h
S
N 4km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SSE 15km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 48% 14% 43% 15% 62% 42% 80% 39% 50% 27% 73% 33% 55% 32%
Dew Point 16°C 6°C 16°C 6°C 17°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 19°C 15°C 20°C 12°C 14°C 11°C

Grafton Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:13 EST
sunrise
05:36 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:09 EST
moon
set
Sun 21:27 EST
rise
Mon 08:45 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Sep 24
14.3°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
12°C 35.0°C 0.2mm
Fri
Sep 22
11.3°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
10.5°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
13.2°C 24.7°C 0.0mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
745.6mm
85.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
813.4mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
559.6mm
99 Day(s)
Wettest Day
103.4mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
1.9°C
Aug 6
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Feb 12

Grafton Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.3°C
16th
Lowest On Record
3.2°C
2nd 2012
Average This Month
9.1°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
23rd
Highest On Record
38.4°C
23rd 2003
Average This Month
26.8°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
14th
Total This Month
0.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
41.2mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
166.1mm
1922
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1925
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Weather News

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Sydney sizzles as September heat record broken in NSW

14:14 EST

A new September record for New South Wales has been broken and total fire bans remain in place across half of the state as an unseasonal heatwave takes hold.

Fronts and troughs leading to seesaw temperatures in southeast Australia

14:11 EST

Cloud cover and wind direction changes are conspiring to make for very fast changes in temperature over parts of Victoria and NSW on Saturday.