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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 23°C
possible_shower

Now

16.3°C falling
Updated at 03:30 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Friday Sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm about the Upper Hunter in the afternoon. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.3°C falling
Dew Point 15.3°C falling
Feels Like 16.3°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1016.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:38 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 17.9°C
Tocal 14.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
23°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
23°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Nov 23
Fri
Nov 24
Sat
Nov 25
Sun
Nov 26
Mon
Nov 27
Tue
Nov 28
Wed
Nov 29

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Showers increasing

Showers

Showers
Maximum 23°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 24°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 10% 40% 70% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 5-10mm
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 8
km/h
25
km/h
9
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 25km/h
E
NNE 9km/h
NNE
E 25km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 28km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 28km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
Relative Humidity 69% 59% 66% 51% 68% 57% 71% 60% 76% 66% 83% 77% 85% 75%
Dew Point 16°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°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
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
19:38 EDT
last light
20:06 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 09:14 EDT
set
Thu 23:24 EDT
moon
Mon
Nov 27
moon
Mon
Dec 4
moon
Sun
Dec 10
moon
Mon
Dec 18

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Nov 22
17°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 21
- 24°C -
Mon
Nov 20
16.9°C - 0.6mm
Sun
Nov 19
17.0°C 24.5°C 4.2mm
Sat
Nov 18
17.9°C 23.5°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
1255.0mm
120.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1010.7mm
148 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1043.5mm
142 Day(s)
Wettest Day
92.5mm
Jun 4
Lowest Temperature
6.5°C
Sep 19
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.2°C
8th
Lowest On Record
6.7°C
17th 2006
Average This Month
15.9°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.4°C
6th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
19th 1968
Average This Month
22.9°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
8th
Total This Month
54.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.3mm
10.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
264.3mm
2013
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1897
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