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Cessnock Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 37°C
sunny

Now

12.4°C rising
Updated at 05:00 EDT

Hunter for Friday Sunny. Hot inland. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/SE in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Currently at Maitland

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.4°C rising
Dew Point 12.2°C rising
Feels Like 12.4°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:05 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:05 EDT

Nearby Now

Cessnock Ap 9.0°C
Tocal 11.5°C
Williamtown 12.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Cessnock

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
14°C

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

3pm

Clear
37°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:00 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney, Central Ranges, Northern Slopes and and North Western Fire Areas

National Forecast

Cessnock 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 35°C 35°C 41°C 37°C 36°C 35°C
Minimum 13°C 15°C 17°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 5% 5% 20% 30% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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
15
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 7km/h
NNW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
NNE 10km/h
NNE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NW 11km/h
NW
SE 16km/h
SE
E 11km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 51% 17% 58% 18% 63% 31% 59% 18% 57% 30% 65% 35% 65% 40%
Dew Point 12°C 9°C 15°C 8°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 12°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C

Cessnock Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:38 EDT
sunrise
06:05 EDT
sunset
20:05 EDT
last light
20:33 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:26 EDT
rise
Sat 08:38 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Maitland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 18
10°C 32°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
14°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
18°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
- - -
Sun
Jan 14
17°C 26°C 1.0mm

Cessnock Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
83.9mm
10.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
6.0mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
24.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
3.4mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
8.0°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 7

Cessnock Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
18th
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
1st 1972
Average This Month
16.9°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
45.0°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
32.4°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
6.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
83.9mm
10.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
302.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
2.6mm
2009
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