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Norah Head Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 16°C
sunny

Now

16.8°C falling
Updated at 17:20 EST

Hunter for Saturday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.8°C falling
Dew Point 9.9°C rising
Feels Like 16.8°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 18.5°C
Nobbys Head 18.9°C
Cessnock Ap 18.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
16°C

9pm

Clear
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 10% 90% 90% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
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 6
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
5
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction W 6km/h
W
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
N 5km/h
N
NNE 20km/h
NNE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
S 14km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
S 28km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 66% 53% 77% 72% 83% 63% 70% 60% 83% 76% 75% 69% 79% 69%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 14°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:26 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:41 EST
moon
set
Sat 19:52 EST
rise
Sun 10:09 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
5.6°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
11.6°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
11.8°C 19.5°C 2.6mm
Wed
Apr 26
14.2°C 25.4°C 3.4mm
Tue
Apr 25
13.1°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
452.1mm
50.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
549.8mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
458.4mm
50 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.0mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
Apr 10
Highest Temperature
39.9°C
Jan 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
10th
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
15.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.6°C
9th
Highest On Record
33.6°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
23.3°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
38.0mm
12th
Total This Month
92.6mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
136.3mm
13.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
404.6mm
1999
Driest On Record
27.0mm
2005
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11:51 EST

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18:26 EST

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