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Cessnock Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 15°C
thunderstorms

Now

22.1°C falling
Updated at 13:40 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain possibly heavy at times during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, more likely during the afternoon. Areas of fog about high ground this evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s. Large and powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Cessnock Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.1°C falling
Dew Point 19.3°C falling
Feels Like 22.1°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
SSW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1006.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:54 EDT

Nearby Now

Tocal 23.8°C
Nobbys Head 23.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cessnock

48-hour forecast

3pm

Heavy rain
24°C

6pm

Heavy rain
20°C

9pm

Rain
18°C

12am

Rain
17°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 13:02 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rain) for Hunter. Cancelled in Central Tablelands, North West Slopes/Plains & Central West Slopes/Plains

NSW/ACT - Thu 12:44 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Destructive Wind & Big Rain/Tides/Surf) N Rivers, Mid N Coast, Hunter, Sydney, NW Slopes/Plains & N Tablelands

NSW/ACT - Thu 10:59 EDT
Gale Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Byron, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney & Illawarra coasts. Strong Wind Warning Coffs, Batemans & Eden coast

National Forecast

Cessnock 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 23°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 70% 90% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High 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 13
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 13km/h
NNW
S 13km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 25km/h
S
SW 12km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 80% 86% 76% 59% 76% 50% 70% 66% 77% 64% 78% 61% 74% 61%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 13°C

Cessnock Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:40 EDT
sunrise
07:05 EDT
sunset
18:54 EDT
last light
19:18 EDT
moon
set
Thu 20:35 EDT
rise
Fri 10:07 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Cessnock Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
21°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 29
21.4°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
17.8°C 29.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
15.1°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
18.5°C 29.1°C 0.0mm

Cessnock Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
258.9mm
30.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
205.4mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
336.6mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 25
Lowest Temperature
10.5°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
46.8°C
Feb 11

Cessnock Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.5°C
12th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
25th 1969
Average This Month
18.0°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
14.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
29th
Highest On Record
38.4°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
27.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.6mm
5th
Total This Month
97.4mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.4mm
10.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
216.6mm
2000
Driest On Record
3.2mm
1998
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