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Smoky Cape Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 15°C
sunny

Now

27.7°C rising
Updated at 13:30 EDT

Mid North Coast for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower about higher ground during this afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

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Temperature 27.7°C rising
Dew Point 17.5°C rising
Feels Like 25.5°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
E 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:58 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 23.8°C
Taree Ap 26.0°C
Grafton 27.1°C

Next 12 hours in Port Macquarie

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
25°C

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

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Smoky Cape 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 15
Wed
Oct 16
Thu
Oct 17
Fri
Oct 18
Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21

Sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 29°C 31°C 23°C 27°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 12°C 15°C 18°C 12°C 11°C 14°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 30% 5% 10% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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
21
km/h
23
km/h
34
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NE 34km/h
NE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NW 16km/h
NW
SW 12km/h
SW
E 15km/h
E
N 15km/h
N
NE 20km/h
NE
SW 21km/h
SW
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSW 7km/h
SSW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 81% 74% 83% 72% 73% 57% 42% 44% 55% 49% 55% 57% 65% 60%
Dew Point 16°C 20°C 19°C 23°C 19°C 21°C 4°C 10°C 9°C 16°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 14°C

Smoky Cape Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:10 EDT
sunset
18:58 EDT
last light
19:23 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 20:09 EDT
set
Wed 07:35 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Smoky Cape Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 15
15°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 14
11.1°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 13
10.5°C 21.0°C 43.0mm
Sat
Oct 12
- 22.0°C -
Fri
Oct 11
12.0°C - 0.0mm

Smoky Cape Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1250.0mm
113.0 Day(s)
Total For 2019
770.0mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
1072.5mm
79 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
7th 1966
Average This Month
13.5°C
-1.7°C
Long-term Average
15.2°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
39.2°C
22nd 1988
Average This Month
23.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.0mm
1st
Total This Month
56.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
90.3mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
536.4mm
1972
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1989
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