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Maitland Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 16°C
sunny

Now

25.7°C rising
Updated at 13:10 EDT

Hunter for Monday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.7°C rising
Dew Point 16.5°C rising
Feels Like 26.5°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
ESE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:55 EDT

Nearby Now

Cessnock Ap 28.0°C
Williamtown 25.4°C
Tocal 29.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
26°C

6pm

Clear
24°C

9pm

Clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
18°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Maitland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 11
Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 36°C 40°C 33°C 39°C 30°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 30% 60% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 7
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 7km/h
ENE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
NNE 5km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
SW 9km/h
SW
SE 14km/h
SE
NNW 6km/h
NNW
E 13km/h
E
S 5km/h
S
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 61% 40% 66% 45% 65% 33% 47% 21% 71% 49% 60% 42% 75% 50%
Dew Point 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 14°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 19°C

Maitland Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:10 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
19:55 EDT
last light
20:23 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 02:01 EDT
set
Tue 14:22 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Newcastle Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
- - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
17.5°C - 1.8mm
Fri
Dec 8
17.7°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 7
15.2°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 6
- 28.4°C 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1128.2mm
129.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
915.3mm
135 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1040.8mm
116 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
8.7°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
18.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
40.8°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
29.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.6mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
146.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
15.7mm
2005
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Weather News

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.

Storm respite for southeast QLD

11:33 EDT

After a very wet start to summer, Queensland's southeast can finally begin to dry out a little.