Mid North Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Saturday 19 January 2019.

Weather Situation

A weakening high pressure system lies over the Tasman Sea while a trough extends from central Australia to the inland New South Wales. A southerly change will continue to bring a somewhat cooler change for eastern parts of New South Wales for the remainder of the weekend, though the relief will be short lived as temperatures climb again next week as a new high shifts from the Bight to the Tasman Sea.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground early this evening. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sunday 20 January

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

Sun protection 8:40am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloudy. Coffs Harbour 24 28
Cloudy. Kempsey 21 30
Cloudy. Port Macquarie 21 29
Cloudy. Taree 21 28
Cloudy. Forster 21 25

Monday 21 January

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm 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 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Tuesday 22 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, most likely in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.

Wednesday 23 January

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

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

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