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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 32°C
windy

Now

30.9°C rising
Updated at 08:10 EST

Hunter for Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h in the afternoon then tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.9°C rising
Dew Point 5.3°C falling
Feels Like 29.0°C
Relative Humidity 20%
Wind icon
WNW 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1001.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 34.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 30.2°C
Tocal 31.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 06:33 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Illawarra, Snowy Mountains, South Coast and Southern Tablelands. Cancel Sydney & Hunter

NSW/ACT - Sun 04:32 EST
Fire Weather Warning for the Far N Coast, N Coast, Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney Region, New England & N Slopes & NW Fire Areas

NSW/ACT - Sun 04:10 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Byron Coast, Coffs Coast and Macquarie Coast. Cancellation for Hunter Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30

Windy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers easing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 27°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 23°C
Minimum 22°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 14°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 30% 60% 5% 50% 50% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 24
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 24km/h
WNW
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 23km/h
SSE
NE 22km/h
NE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
W 23km/h
W
W 25km/h
W
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
W 23km/h
W
SSW 24km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 27% 22% 30% 24% 45% 40% 61% 46% 58% 43% 51% 30% 40% 26%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 6°C 5°C 9°C 9°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 12°C 10°C 8°C 7°C 3°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:41 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
set
Sun 21:36 EST
rise
Mon 08:45 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 23
16.5°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
14.0°C 27°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
12.6°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
11.6°C 20.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
6.5°C 24.9°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1096.7mm
100.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
892.3mm
118 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
917.7mm
118 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
19th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
18th 1969
Average This Month
12.1°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
13th
Highest On Record
34.2°C
24th 2006
Average This Month
21.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
21.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
1st
Total This Month
16.5mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.3mm
10.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
311.9mm
1932
Driest On Record
1.5mm
2003
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Weather News

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Sydney sizzles as September heat record broken in NSW

14:14 EST

A new September record for New South Wales has been broken and total fire bans remain in place across half of the state as an unseasonal heatwave takes hold.

Fronts and troughs leading to seesaw temperatures in southeast Australia

14:11 EST

Cloud cover and wind direction changes are conspiring to make for very fast changes in temperature over parts of Victoria and NSW on Saturday.