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Norah Head Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 8°C
sunny

Now

11.2°C rising
Updated at 10:10 EST

Hunter for Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h tending SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 15. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.2°C rising
Dew Point -4.9°C falling
Feels Like 9.2°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
W 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 8.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
16:55 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 10.7°C
Nobbys Head 11.7°C
Cessnock Ap 10.9°C

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
13°C

3pm

Clear
14°C

6pm

Clear
10°C

9pm

Clear
7°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 04:10 EST
Gale Warning for the Macquarie, Hunter, Illawarra, Batemans & Eden Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for the Byron, Coffs & Sydney Coasts

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jun 25
Sun
Jun 26
Mon
Jun 27
Tue
Jun 28
Wed
Jun 29
Thu
Jun 30
Fri
Jul 1

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 15°C 14°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 16°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 80% 50% 30% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
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 23
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
2
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
W 8km/h
W
WNW 2km/h
WNW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
W 11km/h
W
WSW 26km/h
WSW
SW 25km/h
SW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
NW 10km/h
NW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
W 31km/h
W
Relative Humidity 60% 47% 68% 53% 72% 58% 73% 58% 73% 61% 76% 56% 68% 53%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 6°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:30 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
16:55 EST
last light
17:22 EST
moon
rise
Sat 21:41 EST
set
Sun 10:47 EST
moon
Tue
Jun 28
moon
Mon
Jul 4
moon
Tue
Jul 12
moon
Wed
Jul 20

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jun 25
5°C - 0.2mm
Fri
Jun 24
8.8°C 18°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jun 23
4.0°C 17.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 22
12.7°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 21
13.5°C 17.7°C 1.6mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
756.0mm
77.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
666.2mm
68 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
886.0mm
89 Day(s)
Wettest Day
82.8mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
7.0°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
37.5°C
Jan 14

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
25th
Lowest On Record
5.3°C
30th 2010
Average This Month
12.6°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
11.0°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.3°C
14th
Highest On Record
24.8°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
19.5°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
69.6mm
5th
Total This Month
195.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
149.1mm
13.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
574.6mm
2007
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2001
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