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Gosford Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

27.5°C falling
Updated at 10:30 EDT

Hunter for Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Patchy fog about the Lower Hunter early this morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning NE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Currently at Gosford

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.5°C falling
Dew Point 19.0°C falling
Feels Like 28.6°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
E 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:59 EDT

Nearby Now

Norah Head 25.6°C
Mangrove Mt 28.0°C
Terrey Hills 26.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Gosford

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
30°C

3pm

Clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast

National Forecast

Gosford 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 35°C 27°C 33°C 26°C 29°C 32°C
Minimum 17°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 40% 70% 30% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 6
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NE 6km/h
NE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
NE 12km/h
NE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ENE 5km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
N 8km/h
N
NNE 13km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 67% 51% 47% 34% 77% 67% 65% 50% 80% 70% 74% 59% 59% 42%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 18°C

Gosford 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
05:10 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
19:59 EDT
last light
20:27 EDT
moon
set
Wed 15:19 EDT
rise
Thu 03:09 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Gosford Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
18°C 26°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
15.1°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
14.3°C 24.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
18.4°C 23.6°C 5.8mm
Fri
Dec 8
17.9°C 28.3°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1218.9mm
144.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
976.2mm
148 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1028.2mm
126 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.0mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
7.1°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
39.9°C
Jan 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
11.2°C
13th 1995
Average This Month
17.7°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
40.7°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
24.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
42.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
70.3mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1996
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