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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 16°C
rain

Now

11.4°C steady
Updated at 07:20 EST

Hunter for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 15.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.4°C steady
Dew Point 10.8°C steady
Feels Like 9.9°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
17:31 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 12.7°C
Tocal -

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Intermittent rain
14°C

12pm

Shower
16°C

3pm

Shower
16°C

6pm

Heavy rain
14°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 04:10 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Sydney Closed Waters, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 24
Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30

Rain

Showers

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 20°C 23°C 21°C
Minimum 11°C 11°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 5% 20% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 14
km/h
14
km/h
33
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 14km/h
SSW
ESE 14km/h
ESE
WSW 33km/h
WSW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
NW 20km/h
NW
N 18km/h
N
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
ESE 17km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 81% 75% 79% 57% 67% 51% 73% 51% 64% 40% 61% 43% 66% 51%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 10°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 10°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
17:56 EST
moon
set
Wed 10:09 EST
rise
Wed 23:49 EST
moon
Thu
Aug 25
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 23
9.5°C 17°C 6.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
9.1°C 14.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
9.8°C 18.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 20
13.1°C 19.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 19
11.2°C 21.7°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1008.3mm
90.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
842.5mm
101 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1164.4mm
102 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Jan 14

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
12th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
10th 1971
Average This Month
11.0°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.6°C
10th
Highest On Record
28.5°C
23rd 2012
Average This Month
18.8°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.6mm
6th
Total This Month
70.5mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.6mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
630.6mm
1899
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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