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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 22°C
sunny

Now

15.7°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EST

Hunter for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.7°C falling
Dew Point -0.1°C steady
Feels Like 15.7°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 17.6°C
Tocal 18.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
15°C

6am

Clear
15°C

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
22°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Mon 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

NSW/ACT - Mon 10:45 EST
Fire Weather Warning for Far North Coast, North Coast and Greater Hunter

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1
Mon
Oct 2

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 15°C 14°C 18°C 15°C 17°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 30% 5% 5% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High Moderate 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 17
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SW 17km/h
SW
SSE 24km/h
SSE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
ENE 32km/h
ENE
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
S 20km/h
S
WNW 12km/h
WNW
SE 22km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 39% 38% 59% 50% 52% 38% 47% 27% 33% 23% 45% 24% 57% 37%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 11°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 3°C 5°C 1°C 10°C 8°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:13 EST
sunrise
05:38 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:16 EST
moon
rise
Tue 09:24 EST
set
Tue 23:23 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Newcastle Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 25
15.2°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 24
17.2°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
13.2°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
9.3°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
6.8°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
887.7mm
98.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
729.7mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
918.4mm
97 Day(s)
Wettest Day
63.4mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
2.7°C
Jul 11
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 11

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.2°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
9.8°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
10.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.5°C
24th
Highest On Record
35.0°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
25.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.2mm
14th
Total This Month
13.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
69.1mm
8.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
199.6mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.6mm
2003
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