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Norah Head Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.9°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EDT

Hunter for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 27.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.9°C falling
Dew Point 14.7°C falling
Feels Like 20.9°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
E 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:08 EDT

Nearby Now

Norah Head 21.6°C
Nobbys Head 20.0°C
Cessnock Ap 22.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

12am

Fog
14°C

3am

Fog
14°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 17
Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy

Rain

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 19°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 14°C 13°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 70% 90% 40% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 15
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
35
km/h
16
km/h
35
km/h
7
km/h
39
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
3
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction E 15km/h
E
E 30km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
E 35km/h
E
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 35km/h
ENE
WNW 7km/h
WNW
S 39km/h
S
S 19km/h
S
S 27km/h
S
WNW 3km/h
WNW
E 23km/h
E
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 74% 68% 78% 72% 80% 71% 88% 88% 71% 67% 72% 62% 77% 69%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 15°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:10 EDT
sunset
19:08 EDT
last light
19:34 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 05:22 EDT
set
Wed 17:35 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 17
12°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
10.2°C 23°C 4.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
16.2°C 22.3°C 38.8mm
Sat
Oct 14
15.4°C 18.6°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 13
11.2°C 24.1°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1052.3mm
120.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
820.0mm
122 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
909.0mm
108 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.0mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
7.1°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
39.9°C
Jan 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
23rd 2008
Average This Month
16.3°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
14.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.5°C
12th
Highest On Record
36.5°C
13th 2004
Average This Month
23.3°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.4mm
15th
Total This Month
7.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.4mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
234.0mm
2004
Driest On Record
0.6mm
1996
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Weather News

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16:25 EDT

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BOM says deluge across Queensland at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie

14:10 EDT

The massive downpour across southern Queensland is at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie hammered the coastline last March, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.