Northern Rivers Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Rivers Forecast

  • Sunday Mostly clear. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Issued Sun 05:40 EST

Northern Rivers Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Thunderstorms
13 24 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
13 25 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 7 72 NNE 22 70
Possible shower
18 23 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 12 72 NE 18 75
Heavy showers
10 26 90% 20-40mm Nil NNW 5 75 NE 13 63
Showers
11 26 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 3 85 NE 15 66
Late shower
12 23 80% 10-20mm Nil NW 4 70 NNE 10 64
Heavy showers
12 23 90% 20-40mm Nil NNW 3 71 NNE 8 65
Possible shower
9 25 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 7 82 NE 17 63
Thunderstorms
13 22 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 4 72 ENE 13 72
Thunderstorms
15 22 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 7 71 NE 14 70
Possible shower
13 26 90% 40-80mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
13 23 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 5 73 NE 11 72
Showers
15 25 90% 40-80mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
14 22 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 6 73 NE 11 72
Heavy showers
12 24 90% 20-40mm Nil NNW 4 71 NE 9 69
Thunderstorms
14 21 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 5 71 ENE 15 73
Late shower
16 24 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 4 77 NE 20 77
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Weather News

Nature's fireworks light up the skies of the Top End

12:14 EDT

Storms sparked to life over parts of the Top End and Tiwi Islands on Saturday afternoon with some lingering late into the evening.   Storms initially flared up over far eastern parts of the Arnhem district but it was not long before western and central parts, along with the Tiwi Islands, saw storms as well.   Image: Radar imagery showing showers and storms over the Top End.

Coffee and cakes baked with love, as Armidale community recovers after tornado

23:56 EDT

Northern Tableland locals have filled the hearts and bellies of work crews and residents affected by a tornado that swept through Armidale.  Thursday evening's tornado was one of several weather fronts that travelled across the state, bringing with them severe winds, rain and hail.  The area went more than 24 hours without electricity or treated water before power was returned to the community at about 10.30pm on Friday.

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