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Nobbys Head Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 24°C
thunderstorms

Now

25.3°C falling
Updated at 18:00 EDT

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C falling
Dew Point 16.9°C rising
Feels Like 26.2°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
E 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:35 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 22.6°C
Norah Head 24.7°C
Williamtown 24.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Slight chance shower
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Slight chance shower
19°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 17:11 EDT
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Damaging Winds and Large Hail) for the Hunter and Central Tablelands

National Forecast

Nobbys Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Sunny

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Showers easing

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 26°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 12
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 12km/h
ENE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
S 9km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 80% 76% 81% 85% 83% 86% 86% 86% 87% 85% 87% 86% 89% 88%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C

Nobbys Head Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:12 EDT
sunrise
06:38 EDT
sunset
19:34 EDT
last light
19:59 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 04:55 EDT
set
Sat 18:37 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
14.8°C 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
13.8°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
13.5°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
11.2°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
11.0°C 29.4°C 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
214.7mm
22.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
87.4mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
474.5mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.8mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
18.0°C
Jan 8
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 11

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.0°C
15th
Lowest On Record
12.3°C
4th 2005
Average This Month
21.7°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
19.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.5°C
11th
Highest On Record
43.1°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
32.0°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
28.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
18th
Total This Month
9.4mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
149.6mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
297.2mm
2002
Driest On Record
13.4mm
2010
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