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Newcastle Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.5°C falling
Updated at 22:20 EDT

Hunter for Saturday Mostly clear. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the middle of the day.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.5°C falling
Dew Point 15.6°C falling
Feels Like 19.5°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
SE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:05 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Tocal 19.5°C
Nobbys Head 22.1°C
Cessnock Ap 19.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 22:00 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 25°C 30°C 35°C 24°C 25°C 27°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 90% 90% 70% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 27
km/h
27
km/h
9
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 27km/h
SSW
S 27km/h
S
SSE 9km/h
SSE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
NE 17km/h
NE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 21km/h
N
S 22km/h
S
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
Relative Humidity 59% 51% 58% 48% 62% 41% 50% 34% 72% 66% 82% 70% 78% 60%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:39 EDT
sunrise
06:06 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:29 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 01:30 EDT
set
Sun 15:05 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
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Feb 4
moon
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Feb 11
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Sun
Feb 19

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 21
21.3°C 25°C 6.5mm
Fri
Jan 20
21.0°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
21.5°C 24.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
23.8°C 38.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
21.0°C 33.2°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
97.9mm
10.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
49.2mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
227.7mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.4mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
18.5°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.5°C
4th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
25th 2002
Average This Month
21.2°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
19.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
36.5°C
18th 2003
Average This Month
28.4°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
27.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
37.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
49.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
97.9mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
559.7mm
1895
Driest On Record
2.5mm
1909
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Weather News

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.

Stormy conditions again for Aotearoa

11:51 EDT

Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

18:55 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.