Mid North Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:28 pm EST on Wednesday 12 August 2020.

Weather Situation

A weak high pressure system lies over the eastern the Tasman Sea. Meanwhile, a low south of the Bight will move slowly east during the next few days, with a series of associated troughs crossing southeast Australia. The next significant cold front is expected to affect the region during Friday and Saturday, as the low moves across Bass Strait and situates itself off the New South Wales south coast. This low is then expected to move southwards during Sunday and Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Thursday 13 August

Areas of fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 25.

Fire Danger
New England: Low-Moderate
Northern Slopes: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:40am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Coffs Harbour 11 24
Early fog then mostly sunny. Kempsey 9 25
Sunny. Port Macquarie 10 23
Sunny. Taree 10 23
Sunny. Forster 10 25

Friday 14 August

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.

Saturday 15 August

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 23.

Sunday 16 August

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about higher ground, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 23.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Thursday.

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