Mid North Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Monday 14 October 2019.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies over the western Tasman sea as a slow-moving trough moves into western New South Wales. This trough will linger over the west and south of the state during the remainder of today and into tomorrow, before moving further east as a cold front sweeps through New South Wales during Wednesday and Thursday. On Friday, a new ridge is expected to develop across the north of the state, while another weaker cold front is set to move across the south later Friday and Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Mostly clear. Light winds.

Tuesday 15 October

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about higher ground in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Fire Danger
North Coast: Low-Moderate
Greater Hunter: High
New England: High
Northern Slopes: High

Sun protection 9:00am to 4:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Coffs Harbour 14 25
Mostly sunny. Kempsey 12 28
Mostly sunny. Port Macquarie 12 26
Sunny. Taree 11 27
Sunny. Forster 15 25

Wednesday 16 October

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

Thursday 17 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the day then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.

Friday 18 October

Sunny. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Tuesday.

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