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Newcastle Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 12°C
sunny

Now

18.4°C falling
Updated at 16:20 EST

Hunter for Saturday Patches of light morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Areas of morning fog. Sunny afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.4°C falling
Dew Point 14.1°C steady
Feels Like 18.4°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
SE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1017.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
16:56 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 18.9°C
Tocal 18.8°C
Cessnock Ap 19.1°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
17°C

9pm

Clear
15°C

12am

Fog
14°C

3am

Fog
12°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1
Fri
Jun 2

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 22°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 5% 60% 60% 90% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
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 9
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
NE 13km/h
NE
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
W 22km/h
W
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
SW 15km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 87% 62% 83% 53% 67% 38% 69% 43% 72% 53% 80% 63% 79% 59%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 9°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 11°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
16:56 EST
last light
17:23 EST
moon
set
Sat 18:33 EST
rise
Sun 08:53 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
May 27
12.6°C 21°C 0.1mm
Fri
May 26
12.2°C 18.8°C 0.2mm
Thu
May 25
13.2°C 19.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 24
15.2°C 22.8°C 1.2mm
Tue
May 23
16.8°C 22.5°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
610.7mm
55.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
475.6mm
79 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
438.0mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
12.2°C
May 26
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.2°C
26th
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
19th 1970
Average This Month
14.8°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
26.7°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
21.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.3mm
16th
Total This Month
29.6mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
153.9mm
12.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
632.0mm
2001
Driest On Record
7.9mm
1907
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