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Norah Head Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 15°C

Now

11.2°C steady
Updated at 06:00 EST

Hunter for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Scattered showers near the coast, becoming more isolated during the morning. Winds S/SW 30 to 50 km/h, reaching 65 km/h along the coast. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.2°C steady
Dew Point 2.0°C falling
Feels Like 9.2°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
WSW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1011.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.2mm / 0.2mm

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
17:37 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 10.4°C
Nobbys Head 10.8°C
Williamtown 10.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Norah Head

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower. Very windy
13°C

12pm

Shower. Very windy
15°C

3pm

Slight chance shower. Very windy
15°C

6pm

Slight chance shower. Very windy
14°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 05:05 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds and Damaging Surf) for Sydney, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Illawarra

NSW/ACT - Wed 04:34 EST
Gale Warning from the Byron Coast to the Eden Coast (including Sydney Closed Waters)

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8
Tue
Sep 9

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 20°C
Minimum 11°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 90% 80% 70% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 47
km/h
51
km/h
36
km/h
42
km/h
23
km/h
32
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
7
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 47km/h
WSW
SSW 51km/h
SSW
WSW 36km/h
WSW
SSW 42km/h
SSW
SW 23km/h
SW
S 32km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 25km/h
S
S 7km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
E 6km/h
E
SE 21km/h
SE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 69% 67% 68% 70% 72% 71% 78% 72% 71% 67% 71% 68% 70% 63%
Dew Point 7°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 13°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:10 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:25 EST
set
Thu 01:37 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
10.9°C 16°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
5.5°C 23.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
11.1°C 21.2°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 30
12.7°C 17.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
8.9°C 17.8°C 0.8mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
988.0mm
108.6 Day(s)
Total For 2014
933.2mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
1005.4mm
88 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.2mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Jul 12
Highest Temperature
31.1°C
Mar 16

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
6th 1995
Average This Month
13.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.5°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
20.0°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
21.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.6mm
11.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
169.2mm
1995
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2003
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