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Maitland Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.1°C rising
Updated at 04:30 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.

Currently at Maitland

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.1°C rising
Dew Point 19.1°C rising
Feels Like 19.1°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Tocal 19.2°C
Williamtown 19.5°C
Cessnock Ap 17.7°C
Nobbys Head 20.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Maitland

48-hour forecast

6am

Fog
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly clear
37°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 23:25 EDT
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Hunter, Central Tablelands, North West Slopes and Plains and Central West Slopes/Plains

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% 70% 60% 20% 60% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 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
20
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 20km/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 72% 42% 66% 23% 38% 20% 84% 77% 81% 56% 73% 42% 54% 25%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 22°C 16°C 17°C 14°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

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1128.2mm
129.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
915.3mm
135 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1069.8mm
119 Day(s)
Wettest Day
63.4mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
2.7°C
Jul 11
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 11

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
8.7°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
18.8°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
40.8°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
30.4°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.6mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
146.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
15.7mm
2005
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