Fairfax Media Network

Fingal Bay Weather


Newcastle Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 17°C
sunny

Now

7.2°C rising
Updated at 08:10 EST

Hunter for Wednesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.2°C rising
Dew Point 2.3°C steady
Feels Like 3.2°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
WNW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1028.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:56 EST
Sunset sunset
16:57 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 9.1°C
Tocal 5.6°C
Cessnock Ap 1.5°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
10°C

12pm

Clear
15°C

3pm

Clear
17°C

6pm

Clear
12°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jun 29
Thu
Jun 30
Fri
Jul 1
Sat
Jul 2
Sun
Jul 3
Mon
Jul 4
Tue
Jul 5

Sunny

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Minimum 6°C 6°C 10°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 40% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low 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 20
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
32
km/h
33
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 20km/h
WNW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
NW 18km/h
NW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
W 33km/h
W
W 23km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 70% 45% 69% 41% 60% 37% 67% 44% 73% 46% 68% 47% 72% 58%
Dew Point 4°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 2°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 9°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:56 EST
sunset
16:57 EST
last light
17:24 EST
moon
set
Wed 12:44 EST
rise
Thu 01:54 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 4
moon
Tue
Jul 12
moon
Wed
Jul 20
moon
Wed
Jul 27

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jun 28
8.2°C 16°C 0.5mm
Mon
Jun 27
7.2°C 13.0°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jun 26
6.6°C 18.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 25
8.1°C 13.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 24
11.6°C 19.3°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
765.8mm
68.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
698.4mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1054.2mm
84 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Jan 14

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
26th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
29th 1969
Average This Month
12.1°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
11.0°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.3°C
9th
Highest On Record
24.0°C
14th 2004
Average This Month
18.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
134.8mm
5th
Total This Month
260.4mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
155.1mm
12.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
607.6mm
1960
Driest On Record
6.2mm
2001
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Flood-damaged key rail line weeks away from repair

06:26 EST

It could be another month before a key Tasmanian rail service, the Western Line, can be re-opened after flood damage.

As much of Australia chills, Darwin sweats

18:00 EST

The cold fronts that have frozen southeastern Australia haven't had the gas to push far enough north to cool Darwin, with heat records for the NT capital.

Tips to stay warm in winter: Feeling cold is all about perception, health scientist says

13:26 EST

As residents in New South Wales emerge from under the rug after their , the question on the blue lips of many is what's the best way to stay warm? While many may feel their insides are rapidly chilling, Dr Ollie Jay from the University of Sydney said little was happening to our bodies internally and the cold was all due to "perception".