Fairfax Media Network

Grafton Weather


Grafton Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.8°C rising
Updated at 02:40 EST

Northern Rivers for Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.8°C rising
Dew Point 11.4°C rising
Feels Like 11.6°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

Yamba 15.8°C
Evans Head 15.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
20°C

12pm

Clear
26°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 21
Fri
Sep 22
Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 31°C 35°C 36°C 35°C 27°C 31°C
Minimum 9°C 9°C 12°C 16°C 17°C 13°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 5% 40% 30% 20% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High 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 8
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction N 8km/h
N
NE 16km/h
NE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 71% 32% 74% 37% 65% 19% 48% 12% 48% 23% 60% 28% 63% 28%
Dew Point 15°C 10°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 8°C 15°C 2°C 17°C 10°C 14°C 7°C 14°C 11°C

Grafton Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:40 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
rise
Thu 06:17 EST
set
Thu 18:40 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
Wed
Sep 20
13.2°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
9.2°C 33°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 18
11.9°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 17
12.4°C 23.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 16
4.3°C 27.5°C 0.0mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
745.6mm
85.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
813.2mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
558.6mm
98 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
8.5°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
38.4°C
23rd 2003
Average This Month
26.1°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
14th
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
41.2mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
166.1mm
1922
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1925
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Australia's southern winters are drying out. Here's why

19:39 EST

Winter rains are in decline across southern Australia, and while it is too early to say beyond doubt it is due to climate change, scientists say it is not just about climate variability.

Dry winter on Sunshine Coast forces people not connected to grid water to go without

17:53 EST

Residents on Queensland's Sunshine Coast are praying for rain as many water tanks run dry.