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Grafton Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 29°C
heavy_rain

Now

21.4°C steady
Updated at 05:30 EDT

Northern Rivers for Saturday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, possibly heavy at times in the morning and early afternoon. Rain easing to showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the high 20s.

Currently at Grafton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.4°C steady
Dew Point 21.4°C steady
Feels Like 21.4°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
SW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1013.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.8mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:28 EDT

Nearby Now

Grafton 21.4°C
Yamba 24.5°C
Evans Head 22.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

6am

Heavy rain
21°C

9am

Chance shower
24°C

12pm

Chance shower
27°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2

Heavy rain

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 34°C 29°C 27°C 30°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 60% 40% 40% 50% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 20-40mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 7
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 7km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
SW 8km/h
SW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SSW 7km/h
SSW
SE 15km/h
SE
SSW 7km/h
SSW
SE 17km/h
SE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 100% 83% 93% 63% 98% 75% 95% 68% 88% 53% 88% 52% 89% 58%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 21°C

Grafton Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:11 EDT
sunrise
06:35 EDT
sunset
19:28 EDT
last light
19:52 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 14:17 EDT
set
Sun 01:13 EDT
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Grafton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 23
20.0°C 24°C 1mm
Thu
Feb 22
17.9°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 21
18.4°C 26.2°C 16.8mm
Tue
Feb 20
20.5°C 29.0°C 1.2mm
Mon
Feb 19
17.1°C 31.8°C 0.0mm

Grafton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
286.2mm
26.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
103.2mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
132.6mm
18 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.6mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
12.3°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
37.6°C
Feb 14

Grafton Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.3°C
9th
Lowest On Record
13.4°C
10th 2008
Average This Month
18.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
18.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.6°C
14th
Highest On Record
45.8°C
12th 2017
Average This Month
29.9°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
29.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.8mm
21st
Total This Month
63.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
155.1mm
13.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
375.8mm
2003
Driest On Record
0.2mm
2016
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