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Newcastle Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 10°C
windy

Now

17.9°C rising
Updated at 13:30 EST

Hunter for Friday The slight chance of a shower early in the morning in the south. Mostly sunny day. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.9°C rising
Dew Point -2.4°C rising
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 25%
Wind icon
WNW 50km/h falling
Wind Gusts 56km/h
Pressure 1007.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 30.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:26 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 17.3°C
Norah Head 17.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear. Windy
18°C

6pm

Clear
14°C

9pm

Clear
11°C

12am

Clear
11°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:31 EST
Gale Warning for Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans & Eden coasts. Strong Wind for Sydney Closed Waters & Byron & Coffs coasts

NSW/ACT - Fri 10:23 EST
Severe Weather Warning(Damaging Wind/Surf) Sydney, Illawarra, S/Mid N Coast, Snowy Mtns, Hunter, S/C/N Tablelands, SW/NW Slopes/Plains & ACT

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24

Windy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 18°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 13°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 30% 90% 50% 60% 10% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 40
km/h
46
km/h
35
km/h
43
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 40km/h
WNW
W 46km/h
W
WSW 35km/h
WSW
SW 43km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNW 23km/h
NNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SW 26km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 42% 24% 43% 42% 52% 48% 66% 40% 48% 32% 55% 37% 58% 39%
Dew Point 4°C -3°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 6°C

Newcastle 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
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
17:26 EST
last light
17:51 EST
moon
set
Fri 13:42 EST
rise
Sat 04:02 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
14°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
12°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
15°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
12°C 25°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
9°C 21°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1007.4mm
90.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
826.4mm
108 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
836.5mm
100 Day(s)
Wettest Day
92.5mm
Jun 4
Lowest Temperature
8.0°C
Jul 23
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
10th 1971
Average This Month
11.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
28.5°C
23rd 2012
Average This Month
20.0°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.5mm
4th
Total This Month
6.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.0mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
630.6mm
1899
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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Weather News

Roofs removed as strongest wind in years lashes eastern NSW

13:30 EST

A wintry blast is bringing the strongest wind gusts in years and low level snow to parts of eastern and southeast Australia today.

BOM issues NSW severe weather warning, amid flight delays and power outages

12:50 EST

Strong and damaging winds in Sydney have caused flight delays and power outages, as the NSW Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has issued a severe weather warning for the city and other parts of the state on Friday and Saturday.

Potential for windiest day in years in NSW

08:12 EST

Today will be the windiest day of the year for much of the coast and ranges of New South Wales with potential to be the windiest day in more than two years in parts, including Sydney.