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Norah Head Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.8°C rising
Updated at 10:20 EST

Hunter for Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending N 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.8°C rising
Dew Point 15.5°C rising
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
NNE 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:43 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 22.7°C
Nobbys Head 25.6°C
Cessnock Ap 21.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 04:50 EST
Fire Weather Warning for Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney, Illawarra/Shoalhaven, Cent Ranges, NW, Lower Cent W Plains, N Riverina, SW & Far W

NSW/ACT - Sat 04:50 EST
Strong Wind for Byron Coast, Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 28°C 24°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 17°C 20°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 40% 40% 50% 90% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 7
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
24
km/h
3
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction N 7km/h
N
NE 22km/h
NE
NW 6km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
SW 3km/h
SW
SE 16km/h
SE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 45% 49% 41% 43% 41% 42% 45% 52% 69% 69% 67% 64% 57% 53%
Dew Point 13°C 16°C 11°C 13°C 7°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 12°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:18 EST
sunrise
05:43 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:15 EST
moon
set
Sat 20:42 EST
rise
Sun 08:08 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 23
8°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
5°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
3.3°C 28°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
2.8°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
6.4°C 27.3°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
993.9mm
110.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
812.2mm
116 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
887.8mm
100 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.0mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
7.1°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
39.9°C
Jan 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
6th 1995
Average This Month
11.5°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
33.5°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
22.4°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
21.0°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.6mm
14th
Total This Month
13.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
72.7mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
169.2mm
1995
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2003
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Weather News

Cloud suppressing temperatures over Sydney

10:16 EST

While temperatures are already soaring into the high 20's over Illawarra, the mercury is struggling in the low 20's across Sydney this morning.

BoM forecasts September records in NSW with 37C likely in Sydney and 40C in regional areas

09:57 EST

Records are predicted to fall and total fire bans are in place across half of New South Wales as an unseasonal heatwave takes hold.

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

09:46 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions, prompting fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.