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Newcastle Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.5°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EDT

Hunter for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C rising
Dew Point 16.7°C falling
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1021.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:37 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 22.3°C
Tocal 24.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

3pm

Clear
26°C

6pm

Clear
24°C

9pm

Clear
21°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 28°C 27°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 70% 80% 70% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 15
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NE 15km/h
NE
E 30km/h
E
NE 15km/h
NE
E 23km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 24km/h
E
S 9km/h
S
S 27km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 26km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 65% 50% 65% 45% 68% 48% 70% 61% 76% 64% 75% 61% 72% 58%
Dew Point 17°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 16°C

Newcastle 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
06:10 EDT
sunrise
06:35 EDT
sunset
19:37 EDT
last light
20:03 EDT
moon
set
Wed 16:21 EDT
rise
Thu 03:03 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 21
18.0°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
17.0°C 26.7°C 3.1mm
Sun
Feb 19
20.0°C 22.4°C 5.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
21.5°C 28.4°C 1.2mm
Fri
Feb 17
22.5°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
211.4mm
20.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
87.7mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
278.5mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.4mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.0°C
20th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
3rd 2005
Average This Month
21.8°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
19.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.4°C
11th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
28.3°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
26.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
8th
Total This Month
22.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
113.5mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
530.8mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1910
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