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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 16°C
possible_shower

Now

5.4°C falling
Updated at 06:20 EST

Hunter for Friday Becoming cloudy. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter early this morning. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm along the coastal fringe late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.4°C falling
Dew Point 3.2°C falling
Feels Like 1.9°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
WNW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1017.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 7.0°C
Tocal 6.2°C
Cessnock Ap 4.7°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
12°C

12pm

Chance shower
16°C

3pm

Shower
15°C

6pm

Shower
12°C

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 10% 10% 5% 40% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 24
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 26km/h
SW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
S 13km/h
S
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
WNW 16km/h
WNW
S 15km/h
S
NNE 13km/h
NNE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
N 17km/h
N
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
ENE 14km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 65% 52% 67% 45% 60% 35% 58% 41% 67% 51% 70% 56% 75% 55%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 13°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
set
Fri 11:45 EST
rise
Sat 01:53 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
8.9°C 17°C 8.4mm
Wed
Aug 24
11.3°C 14.8°C 2.4mm
Tue
Aug 23
8.4°C 17.5°C 5.6mm
Mon
Aug 22
3.0°C 13.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
4.2°C 18.3°C 0.0mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
837.4mm
97.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
904.6mm
72 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1065.4mm
95 Day(s)
Wettest Day
225.0mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
1.7°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Jan 14

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
-1.9°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
7.8°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
6.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.4°C
10th
Highest On Record
30.5°C
23rd 2012
Average This Month
19.0°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
6th
Total This Month
48.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
69.8mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
212.2mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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