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Cessnock Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.0°C rising
Updated at 21:10 EDT

Hunter for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. Thunderstorms possible this morning but more likely during the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.
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.

Currently at Cessnock Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.0°C rising
Dew Point 19.0°C falling
Feels Like 23.0°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
SE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Tocal 24.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cessnock

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Mostly clear
21°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 20:27 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Large Hail/Heavy Rain/Damaging Wind) for NW & CW Slopes & Plains, Hunter and Central Tablelands

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

National Forecast

Cessnock 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 37°C 41°C 41°C 25°C 27°C 34°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 21°C 26°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 10% 60% 50% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm 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 9
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 9km/h
S
SE 17km/h
SE
N 6km/h
N
NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
S 17km/h
S
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 74% 51% 70% 42% 62% 23% 33% 23% 82% 77% 78% 57% 72% 39%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 18°C 21°C 19°C

Cessnock 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 19:48 EDT
rise
Tue 06:23 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Cessnock Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
20°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
19.6°C 37°C 0.2mm
Fri
Dec 15
18.1°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
14.9°C 40.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
13.7°C 36.8°C 0.0mm

Cessnock Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
749.9mm
114.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
618.0mm
89 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
736.4mm
90 Day(s)
Wettest Day
52.0mm
Nov 17
Lowest Temperature
-3.9°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
46.8°C
Feb 11

Cessnock Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.9°C
11th
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
4th 1968
Average This Month
15.6°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
15.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
31.0°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
28.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
36.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
83.9mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
213.6mm
1970
Driest On Record
13.2mm
2005
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16:29 EDT

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11:37 EDT

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