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Norah Head Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.9°C rising
Updated at 03:50 EST

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.

Currently at Norah Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.9°C rising
Dew Point 11.4°C rising
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
S 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:44 EST
Sunset sunset
16:57 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 18.3°C
Mangrove Mt 11.5°C

Next 12 hours in Norah Head

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear
19°C

3pm

Mostly clear
19°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 18:58 EST
Hazardous Surf Warning for the Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden Coasts

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 5% 70% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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 12
km/h
18
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
1
km/h
13
km/h
2
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 12km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
W 3km/h
W
E 9km/h
E
N 1km/h
N
NE 13km/h
NE
N 2km/h
N
NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 5km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SW 28km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 72% 67% 76% 69% 79% 65% 78% 66% 74% 62% 71% 64% 67% 57%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 10°C 7°C 8°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:17 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
16:57 EST
last light
17:24 EST
moon
rise
Fri 14:33 EST
set
Sat 03:04 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Norah Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 24
11.8°C 19°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
14.0°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
11.2°C 23.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
10.8°C 22.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
10.1°C 19.6°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
609.8mm
65.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
291.0mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
592.4mm
79 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.0mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
10.1°C
May 20
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Mar 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.1°C
20th
Lowest On Record
6.9°C
29th 2000
Average This Month
12.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.5°C
4th
Highest On Record
28.1°C
23rd 2016
Average This Month
21.4°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.8mm
14th
Total This Month
15.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
141.7mm
13.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
522.2mm
2001
Driest On Record
9.4mm
2004
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