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Maitland Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

29.4°C falling
Updated at 13:40 EDT

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 37.

Currently at Maitland

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.4°C falling
Dew Point 19.1°C falling
Feels Like 30.8°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
SSE 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1011.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Tocal 31.4°C
Williamtown 26.9°C
Nobbys Head 22.4°C
Cessnock Ap 29.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Maitland

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:37 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Macquarie Coast and Hunter Coast

National Forecast

Maitland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 37°C 30°C 34°C 39°C 38°C 34°C
Minimum 22°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 20% 40% 40% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 9
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 9km/h
SSW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
N 4km/h
N
ENE 10km/h
ENE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
E 13km/h
E
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
S 14km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 68% 49% 67% 32% 76% 55% 73% 39% 58% 22% 38% 20% 68% 58%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 23°C 23°C

Maitland Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:11 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
19:57 EDT
last light
20:26 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:02 EDT
rise
Sun 04:56 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Maitland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
19°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
17°C 41°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15°C 37°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
16°C 31°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
13°C 30°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
1041.2mm
117 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
18.2°C
+0.4°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
29.3°C
+1.5°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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