Kempsey is set to experience a hot Labour Day as the thermometers are predicted to reach 36 degrees today.
The temperature will remain high tomorrow, with a 32 degree day predicted, before the weather will cool to the mid to early 20s with a potential high amount of rain to fall later in the week.
Weatherzone predicts the week will be sunny until Friday, when showers will result in between 10-20mm of rain across Kempsey.
Another 20-40mm of rain is predicted to fall on Saturday while between 5-10mm of rain is expected for Sunday.
With today's high temperatures, a total fire ban has been issued.
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