Fairfax Media Network

Gan Gan Weather


32.73°S 152.13°E 119m AMSL

Newcastle Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 18°C
sunny

Now

15.5°C falling
Updated at 03:30 EST

Hunter for Sunday Slight (30%) chance of showers in the Upper Hunter with isolated thunderstorms possible. Mostly clear remainder. Winds W/NW 20 to 40 km/h.
Monday Sunny. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h before dawn.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.5°C falling
Dew Point 7.9°C rising
Feels Like 15.5°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1012.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 16.2°C
Tocal 17.9°C
Cessnock Ap 13.4°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
13°C

9am

Clear
14°C

12pm

Clear
17°C

3pm

Clear
18°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

view all
NSW/ACT - Sun 23:03 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 18°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Minimum 12°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 5% 20% 50% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 24
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NW 24km/h
NW
W 24km/h
W
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
W 30km/h
W
WNW 24km/h
WNW
SW 22km/h
SW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SW 20km/h
SW
W 18km/h
W
SSW 21km/h
SSW
W 17km/h
W
S 20km/h
S
Relative Humidity 50% 34% 56% 36% 55% 36% 57% 37% 60% 39% 61% 45% 70% 43%
Dew Point 4°C 2°C 2°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:42 EST
sunset
17:16 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
set
Mon 08:19 EST
rise
Mon 20:30 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 2
13.0°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
10.6°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
10.0°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
10.2°C 18.0°C 0.1mm
Wed
Jul 29
9.0°C 17.2°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1008.3mm
90.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1134.2mm
97 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
714.4mm
100 Day(s)
Wettest Day
168.0mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
7.5°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
33.3°C
Jan 25

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
10th 1971
Average This Month
11.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
28.5°C
23rd 2012
Average This Month
23.8°C
+4.9°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.6mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
630.6mm
1899
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.