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Cessnock Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

33.2°C falling
Updated at 16:30 EDT

Hunter for Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Patchy fog about the Lower Hunter early this morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning NE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Currently at Cessnock Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 33.2°C falling
Dew Point 15.2°C rising
Feels Like 32.7°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
E 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1008.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 23.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Tocal 36.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cessnock

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
35°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Clear
23°C

3am

Clear
21°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 16:20 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

National Forecast

Cessnock 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 37°C 41°C 32°C 39°C 31°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 16°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 50% 50% 30% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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
12
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 7km/h
NNW
NE 12km/h
NE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 15km/h
SE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 19km/h
SE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NW 11km/h
NW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 61% 28% 41% 20% 65% 49% 57% 28% 71% 51% 68% 37% 60% 30%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 15°C

Cessnock Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
19:57 EDT
last light
20:26 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 03:09 EDT
set
Thu 16:14 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cessnock Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 13
14°C 36°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
15.6°C 31°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
11.9°C 30.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
12.1°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
17.2°C 25.7°C 0.6mm

Cessnock Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
749.9mm
114.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
617.8mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
705.0mm
88 Day(s)
Wettest Day
52.0mm
Nov 17
Lowest Temperature
-3.9°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
46.8°C
Feb 11

Cessnock Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.9°C
11th
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
4th 1968
Average This Month
14.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
15.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
29.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
28.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
36.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
83.9mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
213.6mm
1970
Driest On Record
13.2mm
2005
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