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32.67°S 152.18°E 0m AMSL

Newcastle Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 18°C
Showers easing

Now

14.2°C falling
Updated at 03:30 EST

Hunter for Wednesday Cloudy. Scattered showers, more frequent near the coast. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Scattered showers, becoming less likely in the late afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms about the Lower Hunter in the afternoon. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Williamtown

Temperature 14.2°C falling
Dew Point 11.8°C falling
Feels Like 13.5°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1022.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.6mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thursday

Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 14.6°C
Tocal 12.0°C
Cessnock Ap 11.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

possible shower

6am

Intermittent rain
13°C
rain

9am

Rain
15°C
rain

12pm

Rain
18°C
possible shower

3pm

Slight chance shower
18°C
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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 28
Fri
Aug 29
Sat
Aug 30
Sun
Aug 31
Mon
Sep 1
Tue
Sep 2
Wed
Sep 3
showers easing
Showers easing
windy with showers
Windy with showers
possible shower
Possible shower
clearing shower
Clearing shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
windy with showers
Windy with showers
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 17°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 5% 70% 70% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 25
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
34
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SW 25km/h
SW
SSE 31km/h
SSE
WSW 26km/h
WSW
SSW 34km/h
SSW
W 29km/h
W
SSW 32km/h
SSW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NW 19km/h
NW
W 21km/h
W
S 28km/h
S
W 21km/h
W
SSE 24km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 74% 56% 66% 52% 68% 60% 65% 49% 62% 43% 56% 38% 59% 45%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 5°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
05:51 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
rise
Thu 07:22 EST
set
Thu 19:56 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 2
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 27
13.4°C 19°C 20.2mm
Tue
Aug 26
12.8°C 17.0°C 6.9mm
Mon
Aug 25
12.0°C 18.9°C 2.0mm
Sun
Aug 24
12.6°C 18.5°C 9.4mm
Sat
Aug 23
12.5°C 15.7°C 10.2mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
1008.6mm
89.9 day(s)
total for 2014
887.2mm
117 day(s)
total to this day 2013
1124.9mm
119 day(s)
wettest day
76.5mm
Feb 28
lowest temperature
7.0°C
Jul 2
highest temperature
35.0°C
Jan 2

Nelson Bay Almanac

August minimum temperature
lowest this month
8.0°C
12th
lowest on record
1.1°C
10th 1971
average this month
11.1°C
+0.4°C
long-term average
10.7°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
20.5°C
1st
highest on record
28.5°C
23rd 2012
average this month
17.6°C
-1.3°C
long-term average
18.9°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
50.4mm
19th
total this month
174.7mm
17 day(s)
long-term average
101.3mm
10.4 day(s)
wettest on record
630.6mm
1899
driest on record
0.8mm
2005

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