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Newcastle Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 11°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.6°C rising
Updated at 13:20 EST

Hunter for Thursday Areas of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.6°C rising
Dew Point 6.6°C falling
Feels Like 19.6°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
NW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1022.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
17:13 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 18.6°C
Tocal 19.8°C
Cessnock Ap 18.3°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
20°C

6pm

Mostly clear
16°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Batemans Coast

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy

Windy

Clearing shower

Late shower

Sunny
Maximum 20°C 19°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 15°C 17°C
Minimum 8°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 14°C 8°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 50% 50% 40% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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
19
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NW 16km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
W 17km/h
W
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
WNW 23km/h
WNW
SW 21km/h
SW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 71% 38% 56% 40% 64% 40% 67% 40% 60% 36% 56% 35% 56% 34%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 4°C 2°C 0°C 1°C 1°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
17:13 EST
last light
17:40 EST
moon
rise
Thu 16:04 EST
set
Fri 06:02 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 31
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
4.3°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
5.8°C 17.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
5.0°C 16.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
7.6°C 15.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
6.7°C 20.1°C 0.0mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
767.6mm
87.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1037.4mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
550.6mm
75 Day(s)
Wettest Day
156.0mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
2.4°C
Jul 16
Highest Temperature
37.8°C
Mar 1

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.4°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-3.9°C
18th 1970
Average This Month
6.2°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
6.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.1°C
26th
Highest On Record
27.8°C
24th 1990
Average This Month
17.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.8mm
20th
Total This Month
43.8mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
71.5mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
190.4mm
1997
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1970
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