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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 17°C
possible_shower

Now

8.4°C falling
Updated at 02:40 EST

Hunter for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.4°C falling
Dew Point 0.1°C rising
Feels Like 5.5°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
WNW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1013.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:27 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 10.9°C
Cessnock Ap 10.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
10°C

6am

Clear
10°C

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

12pm

Slight chance storm. Windy
17°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 22:26 EST
Severe Weather Warning for NSW

NSW/ACT - Fri 22:07 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 17°C 18°C 21°C 21°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 60% 10% 70% 70% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 35
km/h
44
km/h
29
km/h
29
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 35km/h
WSW
SW 44km/h
SW
WSW 29km/h
WSW
SSW 29km/h
SSW
NW 16km/h
NW
N 20km/h
N
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
W 21km/h
W
SSW 25km/h
SSW
SW 21km/h
SW
S 24km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
SSE 26km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 44% 43% 52% 54% 72% 47% 51% 33% 59% 43% 65% 46% 60% 43%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 4°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 6°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
17:27 EST
last light
17:52 EST
moon
rise
Sat 04:02 EST
set
Sat 14:43 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
14.2°C 17°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
12.2°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
15.1°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
12.0°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
9.5°C 20.8°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1007.4mm
90.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
826.4mm
108 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
836.5mm
100 Day(s)
Wettest Day
92.5mm
Jun 4
Lowest Temperature
8.0°C
Jul 23
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.5°C
14th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
10th 1971
Average This Month
11.9°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.3°C
15th
Highest On Record
28.5°C
23rd 2012
Average This Month
19.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.5mm
4th
Total This Month
6.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.0mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
630.6mm
1899
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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