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Tocal Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 17°C

Now

9.2°C falling
Updated at 01:31 EST

Hunter for Tuesday Cloudy. Scattered showers, more frequent near the coast. The chance of thunderstorms with small hail. Isolated snow showers about the Upper Hunter above 1100 metres later this evening. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h, increasing to 35 to 50 km/h on the coast. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers, mostly contracting to the coast during the morning. Winds SW 30 to 50 km/h, reaching 65 km/h along the coast.

Currently at Tocal

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.2°C falling
Dew Point 5.2°C rising
Feels Like 6.7°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
W 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.8mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
17:37 EST

Nearby Now

Williamtown 10.4°C
Cessnock Ap 9.2°C
Nobbys Head 10.5°C

Next 12 hours in Maitland

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance storm
8°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

12pm

Mostly clear
16°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 22:51 EST
Severe Weather Warning Damaging Winds and Damaging Surf for Metropolitan, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Illawarra Forecast Districts

NSW/ACT - Tue 22:38 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

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Tocal 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 25°C
Minimum 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 40% 80% 90% 80% 70% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 29
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
14
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16
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
6
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10
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7
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9
km/h
Wind Direction SW 29km/h
SW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SW 14km/h
SW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
NE 5km/h
NE
E 10km/h
E
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NE 9km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 55% 43% 58% 47% 72% 62% 76% 57% 73% 53% 66% 49% 65% 47%
Dew Point 4°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 13°C

Tocal Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:26 EST
set
Thu 01:35 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Tocal Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
10.8°C 19°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
6.8°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
13.2°C 22.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
12.3°C 17.6°C 0.4mm
Fri
Aug 29
8.9°C 17.9°C 4.2mm

Tocal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
699.1mm
94.9 Day(s)
Total For 2014
449.7mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
746.9mm
97 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.2mm
Mar 1
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
Jul 9
Highest Temperature
38.6°C
Jan 2

Tocal Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-0.6°C
2nd 1971
Average This Month
8.8°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
8.9°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
36.2°C
23rd 2003
Average This Month
21.4°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.5mm
7.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
169.2mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1980
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