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Norah Head Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 9°C
possible_shower

Now

15.0°C rising
Updated at 11:30 EST

Hunter for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe this afternoon and evening. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 40 to 60 km/h along the coast during the day.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.0°C rising
Dew Point -0.7°C rising
Feels Like 13.6°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
SW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1017.3hPa
Fire Danger 9.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:27 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 13.4°C
Nobbys Head 13.9°C
Williamtown 15.0°C

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
16°C

6pm

Chance shower
10°C

9pm

Mostly clear
7°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 10:51 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Surf) for Mid North Coast, Hunter, Sydney Metropolitan and Illawarra

NSW/ACT - Sat 10:00 EST
Gale Warning for all districts except a Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 10°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 60% 10% 50% 90% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 30
km/h
41
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
0
km/h
10
km/h
1
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SW 30km/h
SW
SW 41km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
Calm
NNW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
WNW 1km/h
WNW
SE 6km/h
SE
WNW 5km/h
WNW
S 9km/h
S
SW 9km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 50% 53% 56% 62% 70% 51% 48% 44% 58% 50% 63% 56% 58% 53%
Dew Point 3°C 5°C 4°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 7°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:03 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
17:27 EST
last light
17:52 EST
moon
set
Sat 14:43 EST
rise
Sun 05:00 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
8°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
5°C 18°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
3.6°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
8.8°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
4.3°C 24.6°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
921.2mm
98.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
787.6mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
782.2mm
88 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.3°C
9th
Lowest On Record
4.6°C
12th 2005
Average This Month
11.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
10.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.6°C
11th
Highest On Record
29.4°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
20.3°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
18.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.8mm
4th
Total This Month
9.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
73.6mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.2mm
2014
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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Weather News

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10:18 EST

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BOM issues NSW severe weather warning as Sydney hit by high winds

00:03 EST

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