Mid North Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Monday 19 August 2019.

Weather Situation

A strong cold front over the state's far northeast will move out to sea by the afternoon. In its wake a slow moving high pressure system will move across the Bight bringing a strong southwesterly flow across the south.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Clear. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Tuesday 20 August

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 5 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 23.

Fire Danger
North Coast: High
New England: High
Northern Slopes: High

Sun protection 9:30am to 2:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Coffs Harbour 5 19
Mostly sunny. Kempsey 4 23
Mostly sunny. Port Macquarie 2 21
Mostly sunny. Taree 3 21
Mostly sunny. Forster 7 20

Wednesday 21 August

Mostly sunny. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 24.

Thursday 22 August

Mostly sunny. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h turning south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 23.

Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Friday 23 August

Mostly sunny. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning south to southeasterly during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

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

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