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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 38°C
late_shower

Now

21.4°C rising
Updated at 02:30 EDT

Hunter for Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. A thunderstorm likely in the afternoon and early evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 36.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.4°C rising
Dew Point 19.9°C rising
Feels Like 21.4°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1012.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Tocal 19.7°C
Nobbys Head 20.5°C
Cessnock Ap 20.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Clear
27°C

12pm

Clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly clear
38°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 22:48 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Macquarie Coast and Hunter Coast

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 38°C 29°C 33°C 38°C 40°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 10% 5% 80% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 15
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction NE 15km/h
NE
E 25km/h
E
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 24km/h
S
NE 12km/h
NE
E 26km/h
E
N 11km/h
N
ENE 25km/h
ENE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNE 23km/h
NNE
S 23km/h
S
SSE 30km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
Relative Humidity 62% 40% 76% 65% 70% 50% 60% 39% 42% 31% 74% 60% 64% 55%
Dew Point 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 18°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
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sunrise
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sunset
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moon
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Sat 18:01 EDT
rise
Sun 04:55 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
19.7°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
19.3°C 39.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
16.3°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
17.8°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
13.6°C 27.6°C 0.0mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1149.8mm
141.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
963.0mm
141 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1228.8mm
111 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.4mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
1.8°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 11

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.1°C
10th
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
2nd 1991
Average This Month
17.1°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.9°C
14th
Highest On Record
42.8°C
29th 1957
Average This Month
29.4°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
27.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
16.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
82.2mm
11.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
238.0mm
1971
Driest On Record
14.2mm
1986
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