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Norah Head Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 14°C
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Now

16.3°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EST

Hunter for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.3°C falling
Dew Point 6.9°C steady
Feels Like 16.3°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
WSW 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:19 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 17.0°C
Mangrove Mt 13.2°C
Cessnock Ap 15.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
15°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
13°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

3am

Mostly clear
12°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 16:09 EST
Gale Warning for Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts. Strong Wind Warning for remaining coasts

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 20°C
Minimum 13°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 70% 90% 20% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 24
km/h
34
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SW 24km/h
SW
SW 34km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
W 10km/h
W
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
S 21km/h
S
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NE 17km/h
NE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 63% 61% 71% 62% 70% 55% 79% 73% 81% 63% 70% 59% 74% 58%
Dew Point 8°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 11°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:25 EST
sunset
17:18 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
set
Thu 18:09 EST
rise
Fri 07:56 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
Thu
Apr 27
11.8°C 19°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
Mon
Apr 24
10.4°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
10.0°C 26.1°C 0.2mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
452.1mm
50.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
548.6mm
65 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
458.2mm
49 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
16.0°C
+0.2°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
23.5°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
38.0mm
12th
Total This Month
91.4mm
17 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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