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Nelson Bay Weather


Newcastle Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 24°C
possible_shower

Now

22.3°C steady
Updated at 07:20 EDT

Hunter for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.3°C steady
Dew Point 18.9°C steady
Feels Like 22.3°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
S 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 22.0°C
Tocal 22.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

12pm

Mostly clear
24°C

3pm

Mostly clear
24°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 26°C 31°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 29°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 80% 60% 60% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 21
km/h
26
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSE 26km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
SE 23km/h
SE
N 13km/h
N
N 23km/h
N
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 22km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SSE 24km/h
SSE
NE 15km/h
NE
NE 27km/h
NE
WSW 18km/h
WSW
S 25km/h
S
Relative Humidity 76% 65% 80% 60% 66% 42% 79% 66% 85% 74% 79% 60% 68% 44%
Dew Point 19°C 17°C 21°C 18°C 19°C 16°C 20°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 17°C 19°C 16°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:09 EDT
sunrise
05:37 EDT
sunset
19:48 EDT
last light
20:16 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 08:34 EDT
set
Sat 22:37 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 2
19.2°C 29°C 0.4mm
Thu
Dec 1
18.0°C 25.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
19.3°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 29
19.5°C 25.5°C 0.1mm
Mon
Nov 28
20.0°C 26.5°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1350.2mm
130.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1044.0mm
144 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1496.5mm
144 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Jan 14

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
9.0°C
1st 2001
Average This Month
18.6°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
39.3°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
27.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
94.2mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
334.3mm
1920
Driest On Record
5.8mm
1908
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