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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 24°C
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Now

23.4°C steady
Updated at 06:10 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain possibly heavy at times during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, more likely during the afternoon. Areas of fog about high ground this evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s. Large and powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.4°C steady
Dew Point 22.4°C rising
Feels Like 23.4°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NNE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1006.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:52 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 23.7°C
Tocal 22.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Rain
23°C

12pm

Heavy rain
24°C

3pm

Heavy rain
23°C

6pm

Heavy rain
21°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 04:58 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds and Heavy Rain) for N.Rivers and parts of the Mid N. Coast, Hunter, Metro, NW Slopes and N.Tablelands

NSW/ACT - Thu 04:10 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Newcastle 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

Wind and rain increasing

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Showers

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Maximum 24°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 23°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 20-40mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 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 9
km/h
13
km/h
31
km/h
34
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
26
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19
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24
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18
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23
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Wind Direction N 9km/h
N
WSW 13km/h
WSW
S 31km/h
S
SSW 34km/h
SSW
SW 14km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
S 26km/h
S
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 91% 87% 80% 63% 85% 62% 78% 71% 74% 66% 79% 65% 73% 67%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 14°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:38 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
18:52 EDT
last light
19:16 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 08:58 EDT
set
Thu 20:33 EDT
moon
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Apr 26

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 29
23.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
20.6°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
20.4°C 26.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
20.8°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
19.5°C 26.6°C 0.2mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
328.9mm
31.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
336.4mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
377.2mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.5°C
12th
Lowest On Record
11.5°C
28th 2002
Average This Month
20.4°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
18.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
29th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
19th 2002
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
25.7°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
40.0mm
15th
Total This Month
219.2mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
117.5mm
11.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
401.8mm
1894
Driest On Record
3.6mm
1909
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