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Lostock Dam Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 23°C
rain

Now

17.1°C falling
Updated at 01:50 EDT

Hunter for Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm about the Upper Hunter in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then shifting S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower about the Lower Hunter. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Currently at Tocal

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.1°C falling
Dew Point 15.0°C steady
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Williamtown 18.1°C
Nobbys Head 18.3°C
Cessnock Ap 14.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

6am

Rain
18°C

9am

Heavy rain
20°C

12pm

Heavy rain
20°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 22:20 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Lostock Dam 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26

Rain

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 20°C 24°C 24°C 29°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 16°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 13°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 40% 70% 50% 40% 70%
Rain Amount 20-40mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High High Very High Very High
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 9
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NW 9km/h
NW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
S 9km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
WNW 3km/h
WNW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
SSE 4km/h
SSE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
NW 3km/h
NW
NW 6km/h
NW
NW 9km/h
NW
NW 9km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 87% 93% 78% 63% 69% 44% 77% 60% 69% 44% 50% 38% 52% 43%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 18°C

Lostock Dam Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:44 EDT
sunrise
06:09 EDT
sunset
19:09 EDT
last light
19:35 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 06:31 EDT
set
Fri 19:30 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Lostock Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Oct 19
11.5°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
15.7°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
14.1°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
11.2°C 24.6°C 15.4mm
Sun
Oct 15
- 28.5°C -

Lostock Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
789.9mm
112.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
525.8mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
757.1mm
77 Day(s)
Wettest Day
81.2mm
Mar 20
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Aug 24
Highest Temperature
45.6°C
Feb 12

Lostock Dam Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
2nd 1971
Average This Month
13.1°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.5°C
5th
Highest On Record
38.5°C
21st 1988
Average This Month
27.2°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
12th
Total This Month
25.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.5mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
312.8mm
1985
Driest On Record
3.2mm
1988
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