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Norah Head Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 27°C
sunny

Now

17.9°C falling
Updated at 21:10 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.
Friday Sunny. Hot inland. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/SE in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.9°C falling
Dew Point 14.6°C rising
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:06 EDT

Nearby Now

Norah Head 20.7°C
Nobbys Head 21.0°C
Cessnock Ap 20.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
17°C

3am

Clear
16°C

6am

Clear
15°C

9am

Clear
22°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 15:19 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney Region, Central Ranges, Northern Slopes and and North Western Fire Areas

NSW/ACT - Thu 04:00 EDT
Hazardous Surf Warning for the Byron Coast, Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast and Sydney Coast

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 20% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 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 4
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
22
km/h
3
km/h
21
km/h
5
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
29
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
10
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction W 4km/h
W
E 17km/h
E
NNE 4km/h
NNE
E 22km/h
E
NNE 3km/h
NNE
E 21km/h
E
NE 5km/h
NE
E 26km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 29km/h
ENE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 67% 57% 72% 61% 77% 68% 83% 72% 79% 66% 83% 73% 87% 80%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 24°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:35 EDT
sunrise
06:03 EDT
sunset
20:05 EDT
last light
20:33 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:26 EDT
rise
Sat 08:37 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 18
9°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
15°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
18.7°C 25°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jan 15
15.5°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
16.3°C 24.4°C 0.4mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
89.7mm
12.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
24.2mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
3.8mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.8mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
15.0°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Jan 7

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.0°C
18th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
2nd 1997
Average This Month
19.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.6°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.0°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
26.5°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
26.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.8mm
9th
Total This Month
24.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.7mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
232.2mm
2016
Driest On Record
8.2mm
2003
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