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Lostock Dam Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 35°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

21.7°C falling
Updated at 05:10 EDT

Hunter for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog inland early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Upper Hunter, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm about the Upper Hunter during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.

Currently at Tocal

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.7°C falling
Dew Point 21.5°C falling
Feels Like 21.7°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:55 EDT

Nearby Now

Williamtown 22.8°C
Nobbys Head 22.4°C
Cessnock Ap 21.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 04:10 EDT
Gale Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra & Batemans coasts & Strong Wind Warning remaining coastal waters for Thursday

National Forecast

Lostock Dam 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Fog then sunny

Heavy rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 35°C 28°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 22°C
Minimum 20°C 22°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 40% 90% 50% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 20-40mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High High High High 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 4
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NW 4km/h
NW
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NW 10km/h
NW
W 5km/h
W
SSW 11km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
S 6km/h
S
SSE 8km/h
SSE
S 9km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 88% 56% 81% 83% 87% 74% 85% 67% 87% 76% 86% 82% 88% 81%
Dew Point 23°C 25°C 21°C 24°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 19°C

Lostock Dam Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:39 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
18:55 EDT
last light
19:19 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 07:53 EDT
set
Wed 19:52 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Lostock Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
17.6°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
15.4°C 28.5°C 6.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
- 28.0°C -
Sat
Mar 25
- - -
Fri
Mar 24
17.0°C - 21.0mm

Lostock Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
379.9mm
37.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
259.2mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
380.7mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
21.0mm
Mar 24
Lowest Temperature
11.8°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
45.6°C
Feb 12

Lostock Dam Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
5.6°C
10th 1970
Average This Month
17.8°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
15.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.4°C
12th
Highest On Record
39.8°C
14th 1998
Average This Month
28.2°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
26.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
21.0mm
24th
Total This Month
194.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
123.4mm
12.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
418.5mm
1978
Driest On Record
4.6mm
1981
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04:09 EDT

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