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Norah Head Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.8°C falling
Updated at 11:20 EST

Hunter for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter early this morning. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.8°C falling
Dew Point 12.9°C falling
Feels Like 21.8°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
SSW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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

Nearby Now

Norah Head 21.8°C
Nobbys Head 21.6°C
Cessnock Ap 21.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
18°C

9pm

Mostly clear
15°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 50% 60% 70% 70% 80% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 16
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
31
km/h
30
km/h
34
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
SW 17km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SSW 31km/h
SSW
SSW 30km/h
SSW
SSW 34km/h
SSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 26km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
Relative Humidity 73% 62% 81% 81% 79% 73% 70% 69% 73% 67% 76% 69% 75% 71%
Dew Point 16°C 14°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 15°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
17:22 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
rise
Tue 13:59 EST
set
Wed 01:03 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°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
10.6°C 24°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
26.8°C
+3.9°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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