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Cessnock Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.2°C rising
Updated at 11:10 EDT

Hunter for Friday Mostly sunny. The slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east early this morning. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h shifting SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Currently at Cessnock Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.2°C rising
Dew Point 3.7°C rising
Feels Like 23.2°C
Relative Humidity 28%
Wind icon
WSW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 16.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:55 EDT

Nearby Now

Tocal 23.7°C
Nobbys Head 23.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cessnock

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
25°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
19°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:52 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Cessnock 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers
Maximum 28°C 26°C 30°C 32°C 36°C 37°C 29°C
Minimum 17°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 20% 10% 20% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 20
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction W 20km/h
W
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 23km/h
NNW
S 13km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 39% 21% 54% 39% 62% 37% 61% 35% 54% 24% 48% 33% 75% 60%
Dew Point 7°C 4°C 11°C 11°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 13°C 17°C 18°C 21°C 20°C

Cessnock Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:11 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
19:55 EDT
last light
20:23 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 14:28 EDT
set
Sat 02:39 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Cessnock Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
18°C - -
Thu
Dec 8
14.9°C 35°C 0.4mm
Wed
Dec 7
18.1°C 26.2°C 15.2mm
Tue
Dec 6
20.7°C 29.2°C 0.6mm
Mon
Dec 5
20.5°C 38.2°C 0.0mm

Cessnock Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
737.5mm
114.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
704.8mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
850.0mm
120 Day(s)
Wettest Day
99.4mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
-3.5°C
May 30
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Feb 25

Cessnock Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
4th 1968
Average This Month
16.5°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
15.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.3°C
2nd
Highest On Record
42.5°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
32.7°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.2mm
7th
Total This Month
18.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.9mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
213.6mm
1970
Driest On Record
13.2mm
2005
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