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Norah Head Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 11°C
possible_shower

Now

16.2°C falling
Updated at 14:30 EST

Hunter for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm about the Lower Hunter this morning. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.2°C falling
Dew Point 6.1°C falling
Feels Like 12.8°C
Relative Humidity 51%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1019.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EST
Sunset sunset
17:48 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 15.2°C
Nobbys Head 15.0°C
Cessnock Ap 13.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
16°C

6pm

Clear
13°C

9pm

Clear
9°C

12am

Clear
7°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 10:45 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Byron Coast, Coffs Coast and Macquarie Coast. Cancellation for Hunter Coast and Eden Coast

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Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 20
Fri
Sep 21
Sat
Sep 22
Sun
Sep 23
Mon
Sep 24
Tue
Sep 25
Wed
Sep 26

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 13°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 5% 70% 50% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate High High High 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 22
km/h
29
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
36
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 29km/h
SSW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
ESE 17km/h
ESE
N 9km/h
N
ENE 26km/h
ENE
SW 22km/h
SW
S 36km/h
S
SSW 24km/h
SSW
S 28km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 19km/h
SE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
E 23km/h
E
Relative Humidity 72% 58% 60% 58% 66% 66% 74% 80% 75% 71% 71% 65% 69% 68%
Dew Point 10°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 10°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:22 EST
sunrise
05:47 EST
sunset
17:48 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
set
Fri 03:30 EST
rise
Fri 14:14 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 25
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 20
8.4°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 19
6.6°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 18
3.0°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 17
- 18.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 16
10.0°C 17.0°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
993.9mm
110.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
656.4mm
108 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
812.2mm
116 Day(s)
Wettest Day
106.0mm
Jun 11
Lowest Temperature
5.1°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Mar 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
17th
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
6th 1995
Average This Month
12.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.9°C
15th
Highest On Record
33.5°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
21.0°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
21.0°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.2mm
4th
Total This Month
33.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
72.7mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
169.2mm
1995
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2003
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