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Grafton Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 23°C
sunny

Now

15.8°C rising
Updated at 02:30 EST

Northern Rivers for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm, most likely later tonight. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the early morning. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then turning N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.8°C rising
Dew Point 8.8°C rising
Feels Like 14.3°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
WNW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:49 EST

Nearby Now

Yamba 17.0°C
Evans Head 16.3°C
Casino Ap 15.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
13°C

6am

Clear
11°C

9am

Clear
19°C

12pm

Clear
22°C

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Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Showers

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 23°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 27°C
Minimum 11°C 9°C 9°C 13°C 12°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 70% 80% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 15
km/h
26
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 4km/h
WNW
NE 14km/h
NE
N 10km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
NW 12km/h
NW
W 6km/h
W
W 14km/h
W
SW 4km/h
SW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 35% 24% 43% 25% 62% 27% 72% 53% 54% 20% 56% 22% 60% 30%
Dew Point 3°C 1°C 7°C 6°C 10°C 8°C 14°C 17°C 8°C 3°C 10°C 6°C 11°C 8°C

Grafton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:04 EST
sunrise
05:28 EST
sunset
17:49 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
rise
Fri 04:58 EST
set
Fri 17:07 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 29
11.5°C 27°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 28
10.7°C 23.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
11.3°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
12.5°C 25.5°C 0.2mm
Sun
Sep 25
13.8°C 26.6°C 0.4mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
748.7mm
83.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
560.2mm
101 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
751.2mm
112 Day(s)
Wettest Day
128.4mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
2.7°C
May 26
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Feb 16

Grafton Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.4°C
5th
Lowest On Record
3.2°C
2nd 2012
Average This Month
12.6°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
27th
Highest On Record
38.4°C
23rd 2003
Average This Month
24.0°C
-1.6°C
Long-term Average
25.6°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.4mm
16th
Total This Month
29.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
41.1mm
6.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
166.1mm
1922
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1925
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