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Norah Head Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.9°C falling
Updated at 00:40 EDT

Hunter for Monday Clear. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Deceptively powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing and swimming.
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.9°C falling
Dew Point 16.5°C steady
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:06 EDT

Nearby Now

Norah Head 21.4°C
Nobbys Head 21.8°C
Williamtown 22.2°C
Cessnock Ap 20.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
35°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Mon 22:00 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: Hunter Coast

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Showers

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 33°C 24°C 28°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 21°C 24°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 70% 70% 70% 20% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 10
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
NW 19km/h
NW
S 29km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NE 20km/h
NE
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 27km/h
S
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 84% 68% 59% 75% 79% 76% 84% 77% 80% 67% 75% 65% 77% 67%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 23°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:33 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:06 EDT
last light
20:34 EDT
moon
set
Tue 10:36 EDT
rise
Tue 23:17 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
18°C 28°C 0.6mm
Sun
Jan 15
21.4°C 26°C 0.8mm
Sat
Jan 14
24.0°C 36.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
22.7°C 43.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
23.1°C 27.5°C 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
65.1mm
10.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
33.4mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
389.6mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.8mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
18.0°C
Jan 8
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 11

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.0°C
8th
Lowest On Record
11.2°C
1st 2005
Average This Month
21.2°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
19.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
31.2°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
29.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
33.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.1mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
150.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
7.6mm
2003
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