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Byron Bay Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 20°C
possible_shower

Now

19.3°C steady
Updated at 18:30 EST

Northern Rivers for Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog inland early this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Friday Cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Medium chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Currently at Cape Byron

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.3°C steady
Dew Point 14.6°C falling
Feels Like 19.3°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1023.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EST
Sunset sunset
16:59 EST

Nearby Now

Lismore 13.9°C
Ballina Ap 15.2°C
Coolangatta Ap 16.5°C
Casino Ap 14.4°C

Next 12 hours in Byron Bay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

3am

Slight chance shower
15°C

6am

Slight chance shower
15°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Byron Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 60% 50% 50% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 14
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SW 14km/h
SW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 23km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SW 12km/h
SW
SE 9km/h
SE
W 12km/h
W
W 11km/h
W
Relative Humidity 80% 68% 77% 78% 69% 65% 74% 67% 76% 69% 76% 65% 69% 62%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 14°C

Byron Bay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:26 EST
sunset
16:58 EST
last light
17:24 EST
moon
set
Fri 01:57 EST
rise
Fri 14:25 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Cape Byron Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 24
15.2°C 21°C 1.8mm
Wed
May 23
15.1°C 19.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
14.6°C 22.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
14.3°C 20.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
15.7°C 22.9°C 0.0mm

Cape Byron Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
767.8mm
74.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
734.8mm
65 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
673.8mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
58.4mm
Apr 29
Lowest Temperature
11.4°C
May 12
Highest Temperature
32.7°C
Jan 23

Cape Byron Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.4°C
12th
Lowest On Record
9.3°C
14th 2015
Average This Month
15.3°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
15.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
26.9°C
6th 2015
Average This Month
21.8°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
21.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.2mm
8th
Total This Month
49.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
100.8mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
174.6mm
2003
Driest On Record
9.6mm
2016
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Weather News

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front approaches southern WA

16:25 EST

The southern half of Western Australia is set to be hit by a strong cold front later today, bringing dangerous wind gusts of up to 125 kilometres per hour along with heavy rainfall.

Sydney's dry spell continues

14:12 EST

Sydney just had one of its driest June to May periods on record.