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Byron Bay Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.9°C steady
Updated at 12:40 EDT

Northern Rivers for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the south, most likely this afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Cape Byron

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C steady
Dew Point 23.1°C falling
Feels Like 31.1°C
Relative Humidity 75%
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NNE 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1016.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:45 EDT

Nearby Now

Ballina Ap 30.3°C
Lismore 32.1°C
Coolangatta Ap 28.6°C
Casino Ap 33.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Byron Bay

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Byron Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 30% 70% 80% 70% 60% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 13
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction N 13km/h
N
ENE 14km/h
ENE
N 13km/h
N
NE 17km/h
NE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
NE 11km/h
NE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 73% 70% 74% 72% 81% 77% 80% 76% 77% 72% 76% 72% 74% 67%
Dew Point 20°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 23°C

Byron Bay Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:44 EDT
sunrise
06:10 EDT
sunset
19:45 EDT
last light
20:11 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:25 EDT
rise
Thu 04:23 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
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Sat
Feb 4
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Feb 11
moon
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Feb 19

Cape Byron Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 25
24°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 24
22.3°C 28°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
21.8°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
21.5°C 27.3°C 0.6mm
Sat
Jan 21
22.9°C 24.3°C 12.0mm

Cape Byron Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
165.6mm
15.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
112.8mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
63.4mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.0mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
19.4°C
Jan 5
Highest Temperature
31.3°C
Jan 13

Cape Byron Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.4°C
5th
Lowest On Record
16.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
21.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
13th
Highest On Record
34.0°C
11th 2012
Average This Month
27.8°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
112.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
165.6mm
15.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
443.6mm
2006
Driest On Record
31.0mm
2003
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