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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 22°C
showers

Now

17.4°C steady
Updated at 04:30 EST

Hunter for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. High chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, mostly in the afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.4°C steady
Dew Point 16.8°C steady
Feels Like 17.4°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
W 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / 0.2mm

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 18.8°C
Tocal 17.0°C
Cessnock Ap 11.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Slight chance shower
21°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
22°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
22°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 04:10 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 24°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 80% 50% 60% 60% 50% 40% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 18
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
W 17km/h
W
SSW 27km/h
SSW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
SSW 31km/h
SSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
SW 16km/h
SW
S 17km/h
S
Relative Humidity 84% 79% 81% 62% 71% 60% 76% 61% 77% 62% 76% 56% 81% 61%
Dew Point 18°C 18°C 18°C 16°C 14°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 13°C

Newcastle 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
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
rise
Wed 14:40 EST
set
Thu 02:07 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
13.3°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
13.8°C 23.5°C 0.4mm
Sun
Apr 22
13.1°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
16.3°C 23.3°C 3.6mm
Fri
Apr 20
13.5°C 23.7°C 27.2mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
458.5mm
48.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
327.4mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
457.6mm
62 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
11.5°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
43.7°C
Jan 7

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
2.1°C
23rd 2006
Average This Month
15.2°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
9th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
5th 1986
Average This Month
27.3°C
+3.6°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.2mm
20th
Total This Month
33.8mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
117.8mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
418.4mm
2015
Driest On Record
4.4mm
1991
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