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Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog. High chance of showers near the coat, slight chance otherwise about the Lower Hunter. Showers becoming less likely in the evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.

  • Friday Fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

  • Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning fog about the Upper Hunter. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Issued Wed 19:15 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 %
Possible shower
9 17 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 6 87 SSW 7 69
Possible shower
9 17 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 3 83 SSW 5 73
Mostly cloudy
7 17 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
10 16 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
9 17 60% < 1mm Nil W 4 89 SW 4 78
Showers
10 16 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
6 12 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 95 S 20 73
Showers
10 17 70% < 1mm Nil W 11 94 SW 13 82
Possible shower
12 16 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 11 88 SW 11 84
Showers
12 17 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 7 87 SSW 11 83
Showers
10 16 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
5 17 5% < 1mm Slight S 2 91 S 12 62
Mostly cloudy
7 17 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
10 16 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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