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Smoky Cape Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 29°C
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Now

24.2°C falling
Updated at 19:00 EDT

Mid North Coast for Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers in the south during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Areas of smoke haze. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NE in the late afternoon then tending NW/NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 38.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers inland, slight chance elsewhere. Areas of smoke haze. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.2°C falling
Dew Point 15.4°C steady
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
E 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1011.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:29 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 24.2°C
Taree Ap 26.8°C
Grafton Ap 23.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Hat Head

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
23°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 16:25 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Byron, Coffs, Macquarie and Hunter coasts. Cancellation for Sydney Closed Waters & Sydney, Illawarra and Eden coasts

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Smoky Cape 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Nov 22
Sat
Nov 23
Sun
Nov 24
Mon
Nov 25
Tue
Nov 26
Wed
Nov 27
Thu
Nov 28

Windy

Fog then sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 31°C 29°C 27°C 29°C 32°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 20% 70% 70% 40% 70% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 33
km/h
41
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
28
km/h
36
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 33km/h
NNE
NE 41km/h
NE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NE 27km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NE 31km/h
NE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NE 36km/h
NE
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 68% 66% 72% 68% 79% 73% 71% 66% 71% 65% 71% 67% 70% 67%
Dew Point 18°C 24°C 18°C 23°C 18°C 21°C 17°C 21°C 18°C 24°C 13°C 18°C 14°C 19°C

Smoky Cape Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
19:29 EDT
last light
19:56 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 03:22 EDT
set
Sat 15:44 EDT
moon
Wed
Nov 27
moon
Wed
Dec 4
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19

Smoky Cape Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Nov 22
18.8°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Nov 21
16.1°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 20
- 28.1°C -
Tue
Nov 19
- - -
Mon
Nov 18
15.3°C - 8.0mm

Smoky Cape Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
1365.9mm
124.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
799.4mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
1158.1mm
96 Day(s)
Wettest Day
74.0mm
Mar 8
Lowest Temperature
7.2°C
Aug 13
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Feb 5

Smoky Cape Almanac

full climatology
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
9.0°C
17th 2006
Average This Month
16.0°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
8th
Highest On Record
41.7°C
18th 1968
Average This Month
25.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
18th
Total This Month
13.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
115.9mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
434.8mm
1996
Driest On Record
6.9mm
1957
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