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Hunter Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 18.

  • Thursday Areas of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds N/NW and light becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog about the Upper Hunter. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Wed 05:15 EST

Hunter Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight NW 5 68 ESE 6 45
Mostly sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Slight SW 3 75 SE 2 52
Mostly sunny
4 18 5% - Slight S 4 66 E 5 49
Mostly sunny
3 17 10% < 1mm Moderate SSW 4 73 ESE 6 54
Mostly sunny
5 19 10% < 1mm Slight NW 6 70 SE 6 48
Mostly sunny
3 16 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 6 84 ESE 5 60
Sunny
2 13 5% < 1mm Moderate ESE 19 73 SE 18 56
Mostly sunny
9 18 40% < 1mm Nil W 15 61 S 14 50
Mostly sunny
9 17 30% < 1mm Nil SW 14 73 SSE 13 60
Mostly sunny
10 17 5% < 1mm Nil SW 7 74 SSE 6 63
Mostly sunny
3 16 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 7 85 ESE 4 58
Frost then sunny
0 17 40% < 1mm High NNW 1 80 SSE 7 49
Frost then sunny
2 18 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 4 70 ESE 4 48
Mostly sunny
4 18 10% < 1mm Slight WSW 6 74 ESE 6 55
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