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Norah Head Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 27°C
windy

Now

16.3°C falling
Updated at 03:10 EDT

Hunter for Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Patchy fog about the Lower Hunter in the early morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning NE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 38.
Thursday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 41.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.3°C falling
Dew Point 15.8°C falling
Feels Like 16.3°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Norah Head 19.9°C
Williamtown 19.1°C
Cessnock Ap 16.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
16°C

9am

Clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
30°C

3pm

Clear
31°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Windy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 29°C 26°C 29°C 25°C 26°C 28°C
Minimum 17°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 10% 60% 20% 60% 30% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 13
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NE 13km/h
NE
ENE 31km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NE 26km/h
NE
SW 18km/h
SW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
NE 9km/h
NE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
NE 9km/h
NE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
ENE 20km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 79% 67% 69% 62% 89% 80% 81% 71% 92% 83% 87% 73% 72% 62%
Dew Point 17°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:09 EDT
sunrise
05:38 EDT
sunset
19:57 EDT
last light
20:26 EDT
moon
set
Wed 15:18 EDT
rise
Thu 03:08 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
15°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12.3°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
12.6°C 25.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
18.4°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
13.2°C 29.0°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1218.9mm
144.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
976.2mm
148 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1028.2mm
126 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.0mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
7.1°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
39.9°C
Jan 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
11.2°C
13th 1995
Average This Month
17.7°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
40.7°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
24.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
42.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
70.3mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1996
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16:35 EDT

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