Mid North Coast Weather
Mid North Coast Forecast
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast south of Forster late this afternoon and evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 19.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog inland. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Mid North Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||19||70%||1-5mm||Slight||SW 16||63||S 24||45|
||5||17||80%||5-10mm||Slight||WSW 21||69||SSW 22||62|
||4||19||70%||1-5mm||Slight||SW 12||59||SSW 17||45|
|Windy with showers
||15||19||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 37||68||SW 34||66|
||6||18||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 11||52||SSW 12||44|
||6||18||70%||1-5mm||Nil||W 19||65||SSW 25||55|
||10||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 18||56||SSW 24||48|
||6||17||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 18||68||SSW 20||53|
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