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Lostock Dam Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.5°C falling
Updated at 02:00 EDT

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 37.
Saturday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

Currently at Tocal

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.5°C falling
Dew Point 18.1°C rising
Feels Like 23.5°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
WSW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Williamtown 21.9°C
Nobbys Head 20.5°C
Cessnock Ap 22.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 22:00 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Lostock Dam 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late thunder

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 39°C 31°C 37°C 41°C 39°C 31°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 25°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 30% 20% 30% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 6
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SW 6km/h
SW
SE 10km/h
SE
WNW 4km/h
WNW
N 4km/h
N
S 6km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
SSE 3km/h
SSE
E 5km/h
E
NW 8km/h
NW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 64% 46% 64% 36% 78% 57% 76% 42% 54% 31% 38% 32% 58% 55%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 19°C 15°C 20°C 17°C 21°C

Lostock Dam Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:13 EDT
sunrise
05:41 EDT
sunset
19:57 EDT
last light
20:25 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 03:43 EDT
set
Sat 18:02 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Lostock Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
19.8°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
16.7°C 36.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
15.0°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12.4°C 31.0°C 1.4mm
Sun
Dec 10
- 33.2°C -

Lostock Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
980.6mm
136.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
652.0mm
98 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
865.3mm
91 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.4°C
11th
Lowest On Record
6.8°C
21st 2010
Average This Month
15.7°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
16.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.8°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
23rd 1990
Average This Month
30.9°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.6mm
6th
Total This Month
27.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
97.6mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
231.2mm
1992
Driest On Record
7.2mm
1986
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