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  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TODAY
    Possible shower 14° 25°
    possible shower
    Chance of rain: 60%
    Likely amount: 1-5mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    5:37am EST 6:01am EST 5:37pm EST 6:01pm EST
    NOW
    16.2° Feels Like: 17.8°
    Relative Humidity: 93%
    Dew: 15.1°
    Wind: N 0km/h
    Gust: 0km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.0mm
    Pressure: 1017.0hPa
  3. Today Weather

    Lismore
    Now
    17.4°c
    Feels Like:
    19.9°
    Wind:
    N 0km/h
    Gusts:
    0km/h
    Humidity:
    100%
    Possible shower
     
    14°
    Min
    25°
    Max
    Today in Lismore
    Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.
    Tomorrow
    Possible shower
    15°
    Min
    24°
    Max
    Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
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  6. Warnings

    There are no current warnings for Lismore

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.

    Forecast for Lismore (28.8127°S, 153.2787°E, 21m AMSL)
      Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon
    Summary Possible shower Possible shower Possible shower Possible shower Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny
    Minimum 14° 15° 14° 15° 15° 13° 14°
    Maximum 25° 24° 24° 26° 29° 27° 27°
    Chance of rain 60% 40% 60% 50% 40% 40% 80%
    Likely amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
    UV index Very High Very High High Very High - - -
    Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
      9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
    Wind speed 11
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    9
    (km/h)
    19
    (km/h)
    8
    (km/h)
    18
    (km/h)
    5
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    6
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    4
    (km/h)
    15
    (km/h)
    Wind direction SSW S SSW SSE SSW SSE WSW E WNW WNW SW ESE WSW E
    Relative humidity 71% 68% 78% 61% 78% 67% 83% 67% 71% 44% 59% 47% 70% 54%
    Dew point 16°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 15°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Lismore Rain Forecast


    Lismore 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    7
    MEDIUM
    8
    MEDIUM
    9
    MEDIUM
    10
    LOW
    11
    LOW
    12
    MEDIUM
    13
    14
    15
    16
    17
    18
    19
    MEDIUM
    20
    MEDIUM
    21
    LOW
    22
    LOW
    23
    HIGH
    24
    HIGH
    25
    HIGH
    26
    HIGH
    27
    HIGH
    28
    LOW
    29
    MEDIUM
    30
    LOW
    May 1
    LOW
    2
    LOW
    3
    LOW
    4
    LOW
    5
    LOW
    6
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Apr 6

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has remained stable in recent weeks. There are six main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, Western Australia, New Zealand, the south Pacific, South America, and the Atlantic Ocean.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 13 April to 17 April, 17 April to 21 April, and 30 April to 4 May. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 22 April to 26 April, 26 April to 30 April, and 1 May to 5 May. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 17 April to 21 April, 24 April to 28 April, and 1 May to 5 May.

    Forecast Explanation

    This forecast is produced by a multi-model ensemble consisting of dynamical atmospheric models, which are forced by the latest observed atmosphere, ocean, land and ice conditions. The models are designed to simulate features of the real atmosphere, including the daily movement of long and short wave patterns in the Southern Hemisphere.

    The future probability of rain in each district is estimated using output from the multi-model ensemble, combined with historical information about the difference between the model forecasts and observed rainfall.

    In this deterministic framework the skill of the forecast tends to decrease with time, however the forecasts are updated daily to provide the latest estimates of rainfall probability out to 28 days.

  10. 12 Month Rainfall Forecast

    Lismore Rain Forecast


    Lismore 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Apr
    May
    Jun
    Jul
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    2020
    2021
    7
    7
    7
    7
    6
    6
    7
    8
    4
    7
    7
    10
    5
    0
    1
    2 - 3
    4 - 7
    8 - 9
    10
    Well below normal
    Below normal
    Near normal
    Above normal
    Well above normal

    Issue Notes - Issued Mar 9

    ENSO status: Neutral IOD status: Neutral SAM status: Trending neutral Sea surface temperatures (SSTs) across the equatorial central Pacific remained stable throughout February with the Nino3.4 index registering a value of 0.3. On the other hand, the Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) recorded a value of -2.2 in February. The current outlook suggests slightly warmer than average SSTs will persist across the equatorial Pacific Ocean through the austral autumn, potentially cooling further by the austral winter. Four out of seven international models maintain a slightly warmer than average equatorial Pacific Ocean through the first half of winter. To the west of Australia, the Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) remains neutral, normal for this time of the year. All six international models maintain neutral IOD values through to the austral winter. In terms of precipitation across Australia, the current outlook favours below average rainfall for western, central and southeastern parts of the country. Across NSW and Qld, the outlook is for average-to-above average, mainly across the Qld coasts. This excludes any extreme weather events such as tropical cyclones or East Coast Lows. Across the north, the North Australian Monsoon (NAM) has been quiet for most of the wet season, with the current prognosis suggesting below average rainfall for March but above average in April. Looking further ahead, with no significant signature from ENSO, there are no significant climate drivers tilting the balance towards a drier or wetter end of autumn/winter. The current consensus, however, suggests that average to above average rainfall is a possibility across northern, western and parts of the inland south east.

  11. Long range rainfall forecast

    Lismore Rain Forecast


    Lismore 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    7
    MEDIUM
    8
    MEDIUM
    9
    MEDIUM
    10
    LOW
    11
    LOW
    12
    MEDIUM
    13
    14
    15
    16
    17
    18
    19
    MEDIUM
    20
    MEDIUM
    21
    LOW
    22
    LOW
    23
    HIGH
    24
    HIGH
    25
    HIGH
    26
    HIGH
    27
    HIGH
    28
    LOW
    29
    MEDIUM
    30
    LOW
    May 1
    LOW
    2
    LOW
    3
    LOW
    4
    LOW
    5
    LOW
    6
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Apr 6

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has remained stable in recent weeks. There are six main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, Western Australia, New Zealand, the south Pacific, South America, and the Atlantic Ocean.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 13 April to 17 April, 17 April to 21 April, and 30 April to 4 May. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 22 April to 26 April, 26 April to 30 April, and 1 May to 5 May. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 17 April to 21 April, 24 April to 28 April, and 1 May to 5 May.

    Forecast Explanation

    This forecast is produced by a multi-model ensemble consisting of dynamical atmospheric models, which are forced by the latest observed atmosphere, ocean, land and ice conditions. The models are designed to simulate features of the real atmosphere, including the daily movement of long and short wave patterns in the Southern Hemisphere.

    The future probability of rain in each district is estimated using output from the multi-model ensemble, combined with historical information about the difference between the model forecasts and observed rainfall.

    In this deterministic framework the skill of the forecast tends to decrease with time, however the forecasts are updated daily to provide the latest estimates of rainfall probability out to 28 days.

  12. Popup - Daily historical

  13. Past 5 Days

    Lismore Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Thursday
    Apr 02
    16.4 °C 28.7 °C
    0.8 mm
    Friday
    Apr 03
    16.7 °C 31.1 °C
    0.0 mm
    Saturday
    Apr 04
    19.4 °C 27.7 °C
    0.0 mm
    Sunday
    Apr 05
    12.9 °C 25.9 °C
    8.6 mm
    Monday
    Apr 06
    10.9 °C 26 °C
    0.2 mm
    Legend
  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Lismore minimum temp history (28.8127°S, 153.2787°E, 21m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 31.1° 03/04/2020 Coldest this month 11.0° 06/04/2020
    Hottest on record 33.7 18/04/2002 Coldest on record 3.9 30/04/2008
    Hottest this year 38.4° 05/01/2020 Coldest this year 11.0° 06/04/2020
    Long term average 25.9° Long term average 14.1°
    Average this month 28.3° Average this month 15.5°
    Hottest April On Record Avg. max. temp. 27.3° 2014 Coldest April on record Avg. min. temp. 12.4° 2006
    Lismore rainfall history (28.8127°S, 153.2787°E, 21m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 8.6mm 05/04/2020 Total This Month 9.6mm
    3.0 days
    Long Term Average 123.5mm 17.1 days Wettest April on record 223.8mm 2009
    Driest on record 39.2mm 2016
  15. Popup - Radar

    Weather Radar for NSW/ACT

  16. Year to Date

    Lismore Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Apr 605.0mm 64.3 day(s)
    Total For 2020 722.6mm 54.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2019 346.4mm 42.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 128.6mm Jan18
    Lowest Temperature 11.0°C Apr 6
    Highest Temperature 38.4°C Jan 5
  17. Popup - Monthly historical

  18. Climatology

    Climate History

    Lismore Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 30.0 29.5 28.1 25.9 23.4 20.7 20.7 22.5 25.6 27.3 28.7 29.4 26.0
    Mean Min (°C) 18.8 18.6 17.1 14.1 9.8 8.1 6.2 6.7 9.8 12.5 15.5 17.3 12.9
    Mean Rain (mm) 160.0 139.2 182.3 123.5 76.5 99.2 37.0 69.5 41.0 75.7 108.1 121.9 1238.1
    Mean Rain Days 15.0 14.3 17.9 17.1 15.5 14.9 11.9 10.2 9.2 10.8 12.3 13.8 154.6