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Grafton Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 18°C
possible_shower

Now

31.6°C falling
Updated at 13:50 EDT

Northern Rivers for Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke haze, mainly inland. Medium chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.6°C falling
Dew Point 17.5°C falling
Feels Like 31.6°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 11.1
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Grafton Ap 30.4°C
Yamba 27.7°C
Evans Head 27.6°C
Casino Ap 31.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Hazy

Hazy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 33°C 37°C 28°C 29°C 36°C 34°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 19°C 16°C 14°C 13°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 5% 5% 5% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 6
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SW 6km/h
SW
ESE 18km/h
ESE
N 5km/h
N
ENE 20km/h
ENE
W 7km/h
W
SE 26km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
SE 24km/h
SE
S 8km/h
S
E 20km/h
E
N 9km/h
N
NE 20km/h
NE
E 10km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
Relative Humidity 83% 56% 78% 50% 65% 32% 67% 47% 68% 42% 66% 32% 67% 32%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 15°C

Grafton Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:14 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
19:44 EDT
last light
20:11 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 21:40 EDT
set
Sun 08:14 EDT
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26
moon
Fri
Jan 3
moon
Sat
Jan 11

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 14
19.7°C - -
Fri
Dec 13
20.8°C 26.0°C -
Thu
Dec 12
18.6°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 11
21.7°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 10
22.7°C 38.9°C 0.0mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
992.8mm
113.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
301.0mm
98 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
683.8mm
122 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.2mm
Apr 20
Lowest Temperature
1.1°C
May 31
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Feb 13

Grafton Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.8°C
6th
Lowest On Record
11.3°C
29th 2004
Average This Month
18.0°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
18.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
22nd 2003
Average This Month
32.2°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
91.4mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
209.8mm
2014
Driest On Record
6.0mm
2013
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