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Norah Head Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 11°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.6°C rising
Updated at 13:40 EST

Hunter for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.6°C rising
Dew Point 2.9°C falling
Feels Like 20.6°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
N 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 10.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:14 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 19.8°C
Mangrove Mt 17.5°C
Nobbys Head 17.8°C

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
19°C

6pm

Mostly clear
12°C

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Mostly clear
8°C

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Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 18°C 22°C 20°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 11°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 9°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 70% 40% 10% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 12
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 12km/h
WNW
SE 7km/h
SE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 9km/h
NW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
W 13km/h
W
W 20km/h
W
WSW 10km/h
WSW
NW 8km/h
NW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 63% 50% 64% 45% 70% 66% 63% 48% 64% 47% 67% 48% 67% 49%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 13°C 7°C 6°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 5°C

Norah Head 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
06:20 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
17:14 EST
last light
17:40 EST
moon
rise
Fri 17:08 EST
set
Sat 06:52 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 31
8°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
2.5°C 20°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
1.9°C 18.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
2.7°C 17.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
8.2°C 16.0°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
848.2mm
88.9 Day(s)
Total For 2015
931.6mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
713.8mm
88 Day(s)
Wettest Day
89.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Jan 14

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
17th
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
17th 2007
Average This Month
9.1°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.3°C
25th
Highest On Record
24.7°C
4th 2004
Average This Month
16.8°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
20th
Total This Month
41.6mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
92.2mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
383.6mm
1997
Driest On Record
0.8mm
1998
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