Northern Rivers Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Saturday 24 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over northeast New South Wales remains the dominant synoptic feature in the region, promoting fine conditions over the state. A fairly weak cold front will arrive on the weekend as the high decays, but is not expected to bring any significant rain. Following this, a new ridge is expected to extend across from the west at the start of next week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Sunny. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

Sun protection 10:20am to 1:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Byron Bay 20
Sunny. Lismore 22
Mostly sunny. Grafton 22
Sunny. Ballina 22
Sunny. Tweed Heads 23

Sunday 25 June

Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the north in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Monday 26 June

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Tuesday 27 June

Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Saturday.

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