Nelson Bay Weather


Newcastle Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 24°C
showers

Now

21.7°C falling
Updated at 22:40 EDT

Hunter for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 30.
Thursday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.7°C falling
Dew Point 20.0°C falling
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
WSW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 22.2°C
Tocal 22.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12am

Chance shower or storm
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
20°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
23°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 20
Thu
Feb 21
Fri
Feb 22
Sat
Feb 23
Sun
Feb 24
Mon
Feb 25
Tue
Feb 26

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 27°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 60% 70% 60% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 13
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
33
km/h
24
km/h
34
km/h
26
km/h
36
km/h
27
km/h
35
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
9
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 33km/h
SSE
S 24km/h
S
S 34km/h
S
SSE 26km/h
SSE
S 36km/h
S
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 35km/h
SSE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
E 23km/h
E
Relative Humidity 83% 70% 81% 69% 70% 57% 65% 52% 65% 53% 64% 51% 74% 51%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 16°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:09 EDT
sunrise
06:34 EDT
sunset
19:38 EDT
last light
20:04 EDT
moon
set
Thu 07:56 EDT
rise
Thu 21:00 EDT
moon
Tue
Feb 26
moon
Thu
Mar 7
moon
Thu
Mar 14
moon
Thu
Mar 21

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 20
20.5°C 29°C 1.0mm
Tue
Feb 19
20.6°C 29.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 18
20.9°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 17
19.5°C 27.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 16
19.5°C 28.6°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
211.3mm
20.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
33.0mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
73.8mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.1mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
12.8°C
Jan 28
Highest Temperature
34.7°C
Feb 12

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
3rd 2005
Average This Month
19.5°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
12th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
28.2°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
26.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.1mm
9th
Total This Month
16.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
111.7mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
530.8mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1910
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