Northern Rivers Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:16 am EST on Sunday 5 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge over New South Wales will weaken during Sunday allowing a weak cold front to move through during Monday and Tuesday. Behind the front another high will move south of Tasmania extending a ridge to the north coast. Another, stronger front is expected to cross the state on Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

Fire Danger - Far North Coast: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 10:30 am to 1:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloud clearing. Byron Bay 20
Mostly sunny. Lismore 21
Mostly sunny. Grafton 21
Cloud clearing. Ballina 21
Partly cloudy. Tweed Heads 21

Monday 6 July

Patchy fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Tuesday 7 July

Sunny. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Wednesday 8 July

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

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

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