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Cessnock Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 26°C
possible_shower

Now

19.0°C falling
Updated at 03:40 EDT

Hunter for Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm mostly in the Upper Hunter. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E/NE in the evening.

Currently at Maitland

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.0°C falling
Dew Point 17.5°C falling
Feels Like 19.0°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1012.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 17.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:53 EDT

Nearby Now

Cessnock Ap 19.0°C
Tocal 19.4°C
Williamtown 19.2°C
Nobbys Head 19.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cessnock

48-hour forecast

6am

Fog
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cessnock 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 26°C 34°C 27°C 25°C 29°C 32°C 36°C
Minimum 18°C 17°C 17°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 10% 30% 30% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 14
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
SE 21km/h
SE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
W 18km/h
W
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
NNW 15km/h
NNW
N 16km/h
N
Relative Humidity 72% 56% 72% 44% 45% 21% 57% 43% 63% 43% 63% 36% 54% 27%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 20°C 21°C 10°C 3°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 15°C

Cessnock Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:11 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
19:53 EDT
last light
20:22 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:23 EDT
set
Thu 01:22 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Maitland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
21°C 29°C 1.6mm
Mon
Dec 5
20°C 40°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
16°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
19°C 28°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
15°C 37°C 9.6mm

Cessnock Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
737.5mm
114.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
689.2mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
848.4mm
119 Day(s)
Wettest Day
99.4mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
-3.5°C
May 30
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Feb 25

Cessnock Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
4th 1968
Average This Month
16.3°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
15.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.3°C
2nd
Highest On Record
42.5°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
33.3°C
+4.5°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
1st
Total This Month
3.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.9mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
213.6mm
1970
Driest On Record
13.2mm
2005
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15:50 EDT

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