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Today 16°C
Tonight 10°C
possible_shower

Now

14.7°C falling
Updated at 15:30 EST

Hunter for Friday Becoming cloudy. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter early this morning. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm along the coastal fringe late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.7°C falling
Dew Point 4.0°C rising
Feels Like 12.8°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
S 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1017.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Tocal 15.1°C
Nobbys Head 12.5°C
Cessnock Ap 14.5°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower
12°C

9pm

Chance shower
12°C

12am

Slight chance shower
11°C

3am

Slight chance shower
10°C

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 10% 5% 10% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 24
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
S 13km/h
S
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
WNW 16km/h
WNW
S 15km/h
S
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
N 17km/h
N
N 17km/h
N
NW 14km/h
NW
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 66% 54% 66% 45% 60% 35% 59% 41% 66% 51% 72% 59% 77% 60%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 14°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
rise
Sat 01:53 EST
set
Sat 12:39 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 26
8.0°C 15°C 1.0mm
Thu
Aug 25
9.2°C 16.0°C 8.9mm
Wed
Aug 24
11.7°C 14.6°C 3.2mm
Tue
Aug 23
9.5°C 16.6°C 6.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
9.1°C 14.7°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1008.3mm
90.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
855.6mm
104 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1168.2mm
103 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Jan 14

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
26th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
10th 1971
Average This Month
10.8°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.6°C
10th
Highest On Record
28.5°C
23rd 2012
Average This Month
18.3°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.6mm
6th
Total This Month
83.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.6mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
630.6mm
1899
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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