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Newcastle Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 21°C
possible_shower

Now

12.6°C rising
Updated at 21:30 EST

Hunter for Saturday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Sunday Cloudy. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the coast, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.6°C rising
Dew Point 11.2°C rising
Feels Like 12.2°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
WSW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1020.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 18.2°C
Tocal 11.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
13°C

3am

Chance shower
15°C

6am

Slight chance shower
15°C

9am

Slight chance shower
18°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 21°C 24°C 23°C 19°C 19°C 20°C
Minimum 13°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 5% 90% 90% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 14
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 14km/h
WNW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SW 14km/h
SW
S 18km/h
S
N 11km/h
N
NNE 15km/h
NNE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 69% 44% 85% 65% 88% 55% 75% 49% 88% 73% 85% 64% 86% 61%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 15°C 12°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:41 EST
moon
rise
Sun 10:07 EST
set
Sun 20:49 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
12.5°C 22°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
13.5°C 19.0°C 14.6mm
Thu
Apr 27
13.0°C 17.5°C 1.8mm
Wed
Apr 26
18.3°C 24.3°C 6.1mm
Tue
Apr 25
18.0°C 27.3°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
456.8mm
43.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
459.6mm
63 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
426.1mm
56 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
12.5°C
Apr 29
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
29th
Lowest On Record
9.0°C
27th 1972
Average This Month
16.3°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
16.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.3°C
25th
Highest On Record
30.5°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
23.2°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.8mm
13th
Total This Month
91.1mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
127.9mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
468.1mm
1946
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1898
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Weather News

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11:51 EST

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