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Norah Head Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 22°C
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Now

16.1°C steady
Updated at 22:00 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, becoming less likely later tonight, possibly heavy at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter later this evening. Winds S/SW 30 to 45 km/h. Winds along the coastal fringe increasing 45 to 65 km/h this evening. Large and powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Showers heavy at times along the coastal fringe in the early morning. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.1°C steady
Dew Point 14.6°C falling
Feels Like 16.1°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1012.1hPa
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 40.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:53 EDT

Nearby Now

Norah Head 19.1°C
Nobbys Head 18.3°C
Cessnock Ap 16.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12am

Rain
17°C

3am

Shower
17°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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

NSW/ACT - Thu 17:49 EDT
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Hunter, Mid North Coast, Northern Tablelands and NW Slopes and Plains

NSW/ACT - Thu 16:24 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Destructive Wind, Big Rain/Tide/Surf) for N Rivers, Mid N Coast, Hunter, Sydney, NW Slopes & Plains & N Tablelands

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Windy with rain

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 26°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 23°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 7
km/h
27
km/h
38
km/h
40
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
33
km/h
33
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 7km/h
NNW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
SSW 38km/h
SSW
SSW 40km/h
SSW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 33km/h
S
S 33km/h
S
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
S 23km/h
S
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 85% 95% 81% 73% 84% 66% 80% 75% 80% 74% 79% 75% 79% 74%
Dew Point 24°C 22°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C

Norah Head 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
06:40 EDT
sunrise
07:04 EDT
sunset
18:51 EDT
last light
19:16 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 10:07 EDT
set
Fri 21:19 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
21.7°C 26°C 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 29
21.5°C 33.4°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 28
18.3°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
15.6°C 28.3°C 0.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
18.3°C 27.8°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
315.8mm
36.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
385.2mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
404.0mm
38 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
17.1°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
39.9°C
Jan 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
12.7°C
26th 2005
Average This Month
20.3°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
18.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
37.2°C
19th 2002
Average This Month
25.6°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
24.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.0mm
15th
Total This Month
211.6mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
114.9mm
12.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
221.2mm
2003
Driest On Record
13.2mm
1998
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