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Lostock Dam Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 21°C
late_shower

Now

31.0°C rising
Updated at 12:20 EDT

Hunter for Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and thunderstorms about the Upper Hunter, grading to slight chance on the coast. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then shifting S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.

Currently at Tocal

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.0°C rising
Dew Point 19.4°C falling
Feels Like 32.6°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
ENE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Williamtown 27.6°C
Nobbys Head 22.9°C
Cessnock Ap 31.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
30°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12am

Slight chance storm
24°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lostock Dam 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Late shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 37°C 42°C 42°C 25°C 27°C 34°C 37°C
Minimum 18°C 21°C 25°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 60% 10% 60% 60% 40% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 3
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 3km/h
WSW
ESE 5km/h
ESE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 8km/h
SE
NW 3km/h
NW
N 7km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 73% 43% 61% 29% 39% 28% 90% 87% 86% 63% 70% 52% 52% 35%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 17°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 18°C 19°C 22°C 23°C 19°C 20°C

Lostock Dam Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 19:47 EDT
rise
Tue 06:24 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Lostock Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 18
19.0°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 17
- 37.5°C -
Fri
Dec 15
- - -
Thu
Dec 14
19.8°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
16.7°C 36.8°C 0.0mm

Lostock Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
980.6mm
136.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
652.0mm
98 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
889.3mm
92 Day(s)
Wettest Day
81.2mm
Mar 20
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Aug 24
Highest Temperature
45.6°C
Feb 12

Lostock Dam Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.4°C
11th
Lowest On Record
6.8°C
21st 2010
Average This Month
16.0°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
16.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
23rd 1990
Average This Month
31.6°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.6mm
6th
Total This Month
27.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
97.6mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
231.2mm
1992
Driest On Record
7.2mm
1986
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