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Newcastle Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 20°C
clearing_shower

Now

27.1°C falling
Updated at 17:20 EDT

Hunter for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. Thunderstorms possible this morning but more likely during the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.1°C falling
Dew Point 17.8°C falling
Feels Like 27.9°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
E 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1013.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 22.5°C
Tocal 28.2°C
Cessnock Ap 27.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Clear
21°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 16:58 EDT
Severe Storm Warning (Large Hail, Heavy Rain & Damaging Winds) Central & N Tablelands, Mid North Coast, Hunter, NW & CW Slopes/Plains

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Clearing shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 32°C 37°C 38°C 42°C 25°C 26°C 32°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 21°C 24°C 20°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 10% 60% 70% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm 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 12
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction S 12km/h
S
ESE 23km/h
ESE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 22km/h
NE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
S 22km/h
S
S 29km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
SE 24km/h
SE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 73% 58% 68% 45% 63% 35% 40% 29% 78% 77% 76% 66% 70% 52%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 19:46 EDT
rise
Tue 06:21 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
19.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
20.3°C 33.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
19.7°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
19.3°C 39.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
16.3°C 33.3°C 0.0mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1149.8mm
141.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
963.0mm
141 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1236.4mm
112 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.4mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
1.8°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 11

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.1°C
10th
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
2nd 1991
Average This Month
17.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
16.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.9°C
14th
Highest On Record
42.8°C
29th 1957
Average This Month
29.6°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
27.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
16.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
82.2mm
11.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
238.0mm
1971
Driest On Record
14.2mm
1986
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15:42 EDT

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11:37 EDT

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