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Today 21°C
Tonight 20°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.3°C falling
Updated at 12:20 EDT

Hunter for Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Showers, heavy at times in the lower Hunter. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.3°C falling
Dew Point 17.1°C rising
Feels Like 24.3°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
S 38km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1021.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:33 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 20.2°C
Tocal 24.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance storm
21°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Chance shower
19°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 12:26 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning Heavy Rainfall for Mid North Coast the Northern Rivers, Hunter and Northern Tablelands Forecast Districts

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 21°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 25°C 24°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 16
km/h
29
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction S 16km/h
S
S 29km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 75% 65% 76% 63% 79% 64% 82% 68% 83% 71% 82% 68% 80% 67%
Dew Point 17°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 18°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:13 EDT
sunrise
06:38 EDT
sunset
19:33 EDT
last light
19:58 EDT
moon
set
Sun 19:18 EDT
rise
Mon 06:56 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
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Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Newcastle Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 26
20°C - 19mm
Sat
Feb 25
21.5°C 26°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
20.9°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
20.5°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
21.4°C 30.7°C 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
214.7mm
22.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
106.4mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
474.5mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.8mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
18.0°C
Jan 8
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 11

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.0°C
15th
Lowest On Record
12.3°C
4th 2005
Average This Month
21.6°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
19.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.5°C
11th
Highest On Record
43.1°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
31.6°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
28.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.0mm
26th
Total This Month
28.4mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
149.6mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
297.2mm
2002
Driest On Record
13.4mm
2010
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Weather News

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15:19 EDT

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Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

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Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

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