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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.6°C steady
Updated at 04:20 EDT

Hunter for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C steady
Dew Point 15.2°C steady
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1017.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:38 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 21.4°C
Tocal 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
22°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 24°C 26°C 30°C 28°C 23°C 28°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 24°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 60% 40% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 11
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SE 11km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
NE 9km/h
NE
E 27km/h
E
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
SSE 27km/h
SSE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
E 24km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 47% 66% 47% 68% 47% 68% 44% 67% 53% 62% 51% 64% 44%
Dew Point 14°C 11°C 16°C 12°C 18°C 14°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 17°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 15°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:09 EDT
sunrise
06:34 EDT
sunset
19:38 EDT
last light
20:04 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 11:19 EDT
set
Wed 22:56 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 20
20°C 22°C 23mm
Mon
Feb 19
22.7°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
22.5°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
22.0°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
22.1°C 29.1°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
211.3mm
20.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
70.7mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
87.5mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.9mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
15.3°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 14

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.7°C
4th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
3rd 2005
Average This Month
20.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.1°C
14th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
28.0°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
26.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.0mm
20th
Total This Month
32.5mm
7 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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