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Newcastle Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 18°C
possible_shower

Now

14.4°C falling
Updated at 18:10 EST

Hunter for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, most likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter in the early morning. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.4°C falling
Dew Point 7.3°C steady
Feels Like 12.3°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
WNW 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1009.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
17:36 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 15.4°C
Tocal 15.2°C
Cessnock Ap 14.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9pm

Chance shower
12°C

12am

Slight chance shower
12°C

3am

Shower
13°C

6am

Chance shower
13°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 16:05 EST
Gale Warning for Macquarie, Hunter & Sydney Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for all remaining waters incl. Sydney Closed Waters

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6
Mon
Sep 7
Tue
Sep 8
Wed
Sep 9

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Late shower
Maximum 20°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 23°C 20°C 19°C
Minimum 12°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 90% 90% 60% 40% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 30
km/h
32
km/h
31
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 30km/h
NW
W 32km/h
W
WSW 31km/h
WSW
S 28km/h
S
NW 14km/h
NW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SW 13km/h
SW
E 20km/h
E
NW 18km/h
NW
NE 17km/h
NE
WNW 20km/h
WNW
S 18km/h
S
W 18km/h
W
S 21km/h
S
Relative Humidity 59% 40% 66% 53% 61% 42% 63% 55% 59% 40% 52% 37% 57% 44%
Dew Point 9°C 6°C 11°C 9°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 7°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:43 EST
sunrise
06:07 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
rise
Thu 22:39 EST
set
Fri 09:49 EST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28

Newcastle Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 3
11.2°C - 3.0mm
Wed
Sep 2
6.0°C 20.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 1
5.9°C 20.7°C 0.8mm
Mon
Aug 31
8.4°C 19.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 30
4.7°C 19.2°C 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
873.2mm
98.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
894.0mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
660.0mm
113 Day(s)
Wettest Day
240.0mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Jul 5
Highest Temperature
36.7°C
Mar 1

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
7.7°C
-3.0°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.7°C
1st
Highest On Record
35.0°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
20.6°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
3.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
199.6mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.6mm
2003
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11:58 EST

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