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Maitland Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.5°C rising
Updated at 02:50 EDT

Hunter for Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon and early evening, more likely about Upper Hunter. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then shifting S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.
Tuesday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon, with the chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Currently at Maitland

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.5°C rising
Dew Point 19.5°C rising
Feels Like 19.5°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
S 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1013.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Tocal 20.4°C
Cessnock Ap 18.5°C
Williamtown 19.9°C
Nobbys Head 20.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Maitland

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly clear
37°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 23:25 EDT
for People in Hunter, Central Tablelands, North West Slopes and Plains and Central West Slopes and Plains Forecast Districts

NSW/ACT - Sun 19:38 EDT
Cancellation of detailed severe storm warning for Blue Mountains/Hawkesbury, Newcastle, Wollongong or surrounding areas

National Forecast

Maitland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 37°C 41°C 41°C 25°C 27°C 34°C 39°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 26°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 80% 60% 40% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 3
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction N 3km/h
N
E 13km/h
E
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
S 13km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
S 8km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
NNE 4km/h
NNE
NE 12km/h
NE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 71% 42% 66% 23% 37% 21% 84% 77% 81% 56% 73% 42% 54% 25%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 22°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 15°C

Maitland Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 19:47 EDT
rise
Tue 06:23 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Maitland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
21°C 31°C 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 16
19°C 37°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
- - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
17°C 41°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15°C 37°C 0.0mm

Tocal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
936.1mm
126.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
777.7mm
119 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
977.8mm
114 Day(s)
Wettest Day
46.2mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
0.4°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 11

Tocal Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
10th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
7th 1967
Average This Month
16.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.6°C
14th
Highest On Record
44.2°C
23rd 1990
Average This Month
31.2°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
29.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
23.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
82.1mm
10.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
222.8mm
1992
Driest On Record
5.1mm
2005
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