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Grafton Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

20.3°C steady
Updated at 08:00 EDT

Northern Rivers for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.3°C steady
Dew Point 17.3°C rising
Feels Like 20.3°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
WNW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:31 EDT

Nearby Now

Yamba 20.8°C
Evans Head 20.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers
Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 10% 40% 60% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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
17
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction S 7km/h
S
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SW 6km/h
SW
SE 16km/h
SE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SE 17km/h
SE
SSW 7km/h
SSW
SE 16km/h
SE
S 13km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 67% 50% 70% 47% 71% 47% 72% 44% 76% 45% 78% 56% 78% 59%
Dew Point 17°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C

Grafton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:09 EDT
sunrise
06:33 EDT
sunset
19:31 EDT
last light
19:55 EDT
moon
set
Wed 16:10 EDT
rise
Thu 03:05 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
20.0°C 31°C 13.2mm
Sun
Feb 19
22.1°C 29.1°C 1.2mm
Sat
Feb 18
19.9°C 35.8°C 15.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
19.6°C 36.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
18.1°C 34.3°C 0.0mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
271.8mm
22.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
179.8mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
82.6mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.0mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
16.3°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Feb 12

Grafton Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.1°C
16th
Lowest On Record
15.0°C
10th 2008
Average This Month
21.3°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
19.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.3°C
12th
Highest On Record
41.3°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
35.2°C
+5.5°C
Long-term Average
29.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
18th
Total This Month
33.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
119.4mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
315.0mm
1928
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1926
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