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Norah Head Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.0°C steady
Updated at 03:30 EDT

Hunter for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon and early evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 37.
Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter in the afternoon, with the chance of thunderstorms. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.0°C steady
Dew Point 19.7°C steady
Feels Like 22.0°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
SW 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1012.7hPa
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Nearby Now

Norah Head 19.9°C
Nobbys Head 20.0°C
Williamtown 20.5°C
Cessnock Ap 21.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

6am

Fog
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 27°C 29°C 34°C 25°C 25°C 27°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 10% 60% 60% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme 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
17
km/h
7
km/h
24
km/h
5
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
N 5km/h
N
ENE 23km/h
ENE
N 11km/h
N
ENE 14km/h
ENE
S 20km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 93% 84% 90% 77% 89% 70% 63% 61% 90% 86% 86% 77% 87% 76%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 24°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 22°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
-
sunset
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last light
-
moon
rise
Sun 04:55 EDT
set
Mon 19:48 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
19°C 31°C 0.2mm
Fri
Dec 15
20°C 30°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
16.0°C 39°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
14.7°C 29.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
14.6°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1128.2mm
129.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
915.3mm
135 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1069.8mm
119 Day(s)
Wettest Day
63.4mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
2.7°C
Jul 11
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 11

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
8.7°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
18.4°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
40.8°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
29.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.6mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
146.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
15.7mm
2005
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