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Grafton Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 15°C
sunny

Now

28.7°C falling
Updated at 16:20 EDT

Northern Rivers for Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.7°C falling
Dew Point 12.2°C falling
Feels Like 28.0°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
E 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 14.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:05 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:52 EDT

Nearby Now

Yamba 25.3°C
Evans Head 26.1°C
Casino Ap 29.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
28°C

9pm

Clear
22°C

12am

Clear
19°C

3am

Clear
17°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 32°C 31°C 31°C 34°C 35°C 33°C 31°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 40% 10% 30% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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
19
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 7km/h
SSW
SE 19km/h
SE
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SE 20km/h
SE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
ESE 17km/h
ESE
NW 8km/h
NW
ENE 16km/h
ENE
N 8km/h
N
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
E 18km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 73% 36% 71% 44% 77% 50% 77% 44% 79% 45% 80% 51% 89% 66%
Dew Point 18°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 24°C 24°C

Grafton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:39 EDT
sunrise
06:05 EDT
sunset
19:52 EDT
last light
20:19 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:15 EDT
rise
Sat 08:36 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
14.6°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
14.8°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
15.0°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
14.2°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
16.2°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
151.3mm
11.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
55.6mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
100.2mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.8mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
14.2°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
35.8°C
Jan 13

Grafton Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.2°C
16th
Lowest On Record
13.4°C
20th 2010
Average This Month
19.0°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.8°C
13th
Highest On Record
44.6°C
7th 2004
Average This Month
31.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
50.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
55.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
151.3mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
308.4mm
2012
Driest On Record
11.5mm
1922
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