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Grafton Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 21°C
sunny

Now

34.8°C rising
Updated at 14:10 EDT

Northern Tablelands for Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the south late this afternoon or evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.8°C rising
Dew Point 20.4°C falling
Feels Like 37.8°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
NNE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 11.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:50 EDT

Nearby Now

Casino Ap 33.7°C
Yamba 30.0°C
Evans Head 33.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
39°C

6pm

Clear
38°C

9pm

Clear
30°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

Northern Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Sunny

Late shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 40°C 33°C 32°C 29°C 31°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 19°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 10% 80% 80% 90% 70% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 13
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction N 13km/h
N
NNE 18km/h
NNE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
N 8km/h
N
E 13km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
E 17km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
Relative Humidity 63% 31% 69% 53% 79% 65% 86% 66% 79% 54% 73% 48% 78% 51%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°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
05:44 EDT
sunrise
06:10 EDT
sunset
19:50 EDT
last light
20:17 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:30 EDT
rise
Thu 04:24 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
17.6°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
19.6°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
21.4°C 28.4°C 0.4mm
Sat
Jan 21
23.6°C 27.7°C 16.2mm
Fri
Jan 20
21.0°C 34.8°C 0.4mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
152.4mm
11.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
117.2mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
48.0mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.0mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
16.3°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 14

Grafton Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.3°C
9th
Lowest On Record
13.4°C
20th 2010
Average This Month
21.2°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.6°C
14th
Highest On Record
44.6°C
7th 2004
Average This Month
31.7°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
30.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.0mm
12th
Total This Month
117.2mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
152.4mm
11.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
308.4mm
2012
Driest On Record
11.5mm
1922
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