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Norah Head Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.3°C steady
Updated at 07:50 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.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.3°C steady
Dew Point 20.2°C falling
Feels Like 24.3°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
SSW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Nearby Now

Norah Head 21.2°C
Nobbys Head 20.8°C
Williamtown 22.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Norah Head 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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 27°C 29°C 34°C 25°C 25°C 27°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 10% 60% 60% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 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
14
km/h
8
km/h
25
km/h
5
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 9km/h
SSW
SE 14km/h
SE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
N 5km/h
N
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
S 21km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 93% 85% 90% 77% 89% 71% 63% 60% 91% 87% 87% 77% 89% 76%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 24°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 19:48 EDT
rise
Tue 06:21 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
19°C 31°C 0.2mm
Fri
Dec 15
20°C 30°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
16.0°C 39°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
14.7°C 29.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
14.6°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1218.9mm
144.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
976.6mm
149 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1056.4mm
128 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.0mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
7.1°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
39.9°C
Jan 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
11.2°C
13th 1995
Average This Month
18.1°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
40.7°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
25.9°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
24.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
43.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
70.3mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1996
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