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Nobbys Head Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 22°C
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Now

15.9°C falling
Updated at 05:20 EDT

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23. Large and powerful surf conditions in the morning are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.9°C falling
Dew Point 11.0°C falling
Feels Like 15.9°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
WSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 42.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:51 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 16.4°C
Norah Head 18.1°C
Williamtown 16.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower
16°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
22°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:10 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Nobbys Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5
Thu
Apr 6

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 90% 90% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 39
km/h
42
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
31
km/h
35
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 39km/h
SSW
SSW 42km/h
SSW
SW 23km/h
SW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
S 31km/h
S
S 35km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SSE 31km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
S 29km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
SE 21km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 76% 69% 77% 68% 70% 70% 72% 72% 73% 71% 75% 69% 72% 64%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C

Nobbys Head Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:39 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
18:51 EDT
last light
19:15 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 10:06 EDT
set
Fri 21:18 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
21.7°C 26°C 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 29
21.5°C 33.4°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 28
18.3°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
15.6°C 28.3°C 0.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
18.3°C 27.8°C 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
335.2mm
34.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
326.3mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
545.2mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
63.4mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
15.4°C
Mar 18
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 11

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.4°C
18th
Lowest On Record
9.6°C
31st 2008
Average This Month
19.9°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
29th
Highest On Record
39.2°C
19th 2002
Average This Month
26.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
26.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
63.4mm
18th
Total This Month
198.8mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
120.5mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
208.0mm
2007
Driest On Record
46.4mm
1999
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