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Kempsey Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

28.7°C rising
Updated at 11:00 EDT

Northern Tablelands for Thursday Hot. Patchy fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.7°C rising
Dew Point 18.2°C falling
Feels Like 29.6°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 28.1°C
Armidale Ap 25.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Coffs Harbour

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
29°C

3pm

Clear
31°C

6pm

Clear
28°C

9pm

Clear
25°C

Northern Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Kempsey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 39°C
Minimum 17°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 11
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
N 8km/h
N
NE 14km/h
NE
N 10km/h
N
NNE 12km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 63% 43% 63% 49% 63% 51% 63% 51% 65% 50% 58% 48% 48% 41%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 23°C

Kempsey Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:11 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
19:47 EDT
last light
20:15 EDT
moon
set
Thu 16:07 EDT
rise
Fri 03:39 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Kempsey Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
15°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
14°C 29°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
14.0°C 28°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
13.6°C 27.2°C 0.4mm
Sun
Dec 10
15.0°C 26.7°C 0.2mm

Kempsey Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1146.6mm
147.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1060.2mm
156 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
848.2mm
126 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.8mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
Aug 9
Highest Temperature
46.7°C
Feb 12

Kempsey Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
7.6°C
21st 2010
Average This Month
15.7°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
42.3°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
28.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
28.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.2mm
6th
Total This Month
41.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
101.7mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
200.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
25.2mm
2016
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