Fairfax Media Network

Skinners Shoot Weather


Byron Bay Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 17°C
sunny

Now

20.7°C steady
Updated at 17:40 EST

Northern Rivers for Wednesday Clear. Light winds.

Currently at Cape Byron

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.7°C steady
Dew Point 17.9°C steady
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
SSW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1017.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
17:10 EST

Nearby Now

Ballina Ap 19.0°C
Lismore 17.5°C
Coolangatta Ap 20.9°C
Casino Ap 18.1°C

Next 12 hours in Ballina

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
20°C

9pm

Clear
18°C

12am

Clear
17°C

3am

Clear
15°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Byron Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 60% 60% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate High 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 15
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 12km/h
SE
WSW 6km/h
WSW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 15km/h
SSE
S 9km/h
S
E 12km/h
E
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 19km/h
N
W 12km/h
W
WNW 11km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 64% 62% 68% 64% 72% 67% 74% 71% 78% 71% 76% 71% 74% 70%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 20°C

Byron Bay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:50 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
17:09 EST
last light
17:34 EST
moon
rise
Thu 04:04 EST
set
Thu 16:07 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Cape Byron Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 4
18.3°C 23°C 0.2mm
Tue
May 3
17.5°C 26.3°C 7.2mm
Mon
May 2
19.9°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 1
21.2°C 24.3°C 0.8mm
Sat
Apr 30
19.8°C 26.9°C 0.0mm

Cape Byron Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
767.4mm
76.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
617.0mm
64 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
859.4mm
66 Day(s)
Wettest Day
90.0mm
Mar 17
Lowest Temperature
15.8°C
Apr 15
Highest Temperature
31.5°C
Jan 13

Cape Byron Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
9.6°C
18th 2008
Average This Month
19.2°C
+4.3°C
Long-term Average
14.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
26.1°C
1st 2005
Average This Month
24.8°C
+3.6°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
8.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
105.7mm
13.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
174.6mm
2003
Driest On Record
17.0mm
2004
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Wet start for the dry season

14:15 EST

After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.

Rainy start to May for southeast QLD

12:37 EST

Although April was quite dry for large parts of Queensland, the recent rain at the start of May brought welcome relief.