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Gosford Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 24°C
showers

Now

17.5°C steady
Updated at 07:20 EST

Hunter for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.5°C steady
Dew Point 16.5°C falling
Feels Like 17.5°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
W 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:22 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 17.9°C
Mangrove Mt 13.9°C
Cessnock Ap 13.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
20°C

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 04:10 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters and Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden Coasts

National Forecast

Gosford 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 24°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 21°C
Minimum 13°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 30% 70% 80% 70% 70% 50% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 7
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SW 7km/h
SW
S 12km/h
S
W 7km/h
W
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
WSW 6km/h
WSW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 74% 72% 73% 64% 69% 61% 79% 70% 79% 68% 74% 62% 75% 60%
Dew Point 15°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 13°C

Gosford Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
17:22 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
rise
Wed 14:43 EST
set
Thu 02:08 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
11.0°C 24°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
10.6°C 24.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
11.2°C 23.6°C 2.8mm
Sat
Apr 21
15.9°C 23.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
11.7°C 25.8°C 41.8mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
468.1mm
51.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
231.2mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
543.0mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.0mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
14.1°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Mar 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
18.7°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
15.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
9th
Highest On Record
33.6°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
26.6°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
36.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
139.3mm
13.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
404.6mm
1999
Driest On Record
27.0mm
2005
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