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Norah Head Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 15°C

Now

12.2°C rising
Updated at 21:30 EST

Hunter for Tuesday Cloudy. Scattered showers, more frequent near the coast. The chance of thunderstorms with small hail. Isolated snow showers about the Upper Hunter above 1100 metres later this evening. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h, increasing to 35 to 50 km/h on the coast. 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.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers, mostly contracting to the coast during the morning. Winds SW 30 to 50 km/h, reaching 65 km/h along the coast.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.2°C rising
Dew Point 4.9°C falling
Feels Like 10.9°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1011.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 11.4mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
17:36 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 12.5°C
Nobbys Head 12.3°C
Cessnock Ap 12.4°C
Williamtown 11.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Norah Head

48-hour forecast

12am

Chance shower or storm. Windy
12°C

3am

Shower. Chance storm. Very windy
11°C

6am

Chance shower or storm. Very windy
11°C

9am

Chance shower. Windy
13°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 16:18 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds and Damaging Surf) for Sydney, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Illawarra

NSW/ACT - Tue 16:09 EST
Gale Warning from the Macquarie Coast to the Eden Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters, Byron Coast and Coffs Coast

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 2
Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 13°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 90% 80% 60% 40%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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
27
km/h
43
km/h
49
km/h
29
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction W 16km/h
W
SSW 27km/h
SSW
WSW 43km/h
WSW
SSW 49km/h
SSW
WSW 29km/h
WSW
SSW 34km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
S 28km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 25km/h
SSE
S 6km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
E 7km/h
E
SE 22km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 63% 68% 68% 67% 70% 69% 71% 68% 75% 71% 69% 67% 72% 68%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 12°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonset moonrise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:10 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
set
Wed 00:39 EST
rise
Wed 11:25 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
10.9°C 16°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
5.5°C 23.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
11.1°C 21.2°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 30
12.7°C 17.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
8.9°C 17.8°C 0.8mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
988.0mm
108.6 Day(s)
Total For 2014
933.2mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
1005.4mm
88 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.2mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Jul 12
Highest Temperature
31.1°C
Mar 16

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
6th 1995
Average This Month
13.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.5°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
20.0°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
21.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.6mm
11.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
169.2mm
1995
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2003
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