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Cessnock Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 21°C
clearing_shower

Now

12.2°C steady
Updated at 02:50 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.
Friday Mostly sunny day. Medium (40%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, most likely in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Maitland

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.2°C steady
Dew Point 11.1°C steady
Feels Like 11.1°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
WNW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1019.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EST
Sunset sunset
17:19 EST

Nearby Now

Cessnock Ap 13.6°C
Tocal 11.9°C
Williamtown 13.4°C
Nobbys Head 14.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cessnock

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Clear
15°C

12pm

Clear
20°C

3pm

Mostly clear
21°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Cessnock 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 11°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 60% 10% 60% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 13
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SW 13km/h
SW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
S 13km/h
S
N 6km/h
N
N 10km/h
N
NW 9km/h
NW
W 10km/h
W
SW 12km/h
SW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SW 10km/h
SW
S 15km/h
S
Relative Humidity 60% 42% 67% 40% 78% 64% 89% 48% 75% 44% 79% 54% 76% 62%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 12°C

Cessnock Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:25 EST
sunset
17:19 EST
last light
17:45 EST
moon
rise
Fri 07:57 EST
set
Fri 19:00 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Maitland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
10°C 19°C 1.4mm
Wed
Apr 26
17°C 24°C 2.8mm
Tue
Apr 25
14°C 28°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
11°C 25°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 23
11°C 26°C 0.0mm

Cessnock Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
307.9mm
40.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
302.4mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
356.0mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.6mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
7.8°C
Apr 15
Highest Temperature
46.8°C
Feb 11

Cessnock Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-1.2°C
23rd 2006
Average This Month
11.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.7°C
25th
Highest On Record
33.6°C
8th 1998
Average This Month
23.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
6th
Total This Month
49.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.0mm
9.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
169.2mm
2008
Driest On Record
4.0mm
1997
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