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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.6°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Hunter for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog about the Upper Hunter in the early morning. High (70%) chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N/NE in the late afternoon.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.6°C falling
Dew Point 14.8°C rising
Feels Like 19.6°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
E 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1021.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:55 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 20.7°C
Tocal 18.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
19°C

6am

Clear
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
26°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 23:14 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast and Batemans Coast

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16
Sat
Dec 17
Sun
Dec 18

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 33°C 32°C 22°C 23°C 28°C 23°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 30% 10% 80% 90% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index 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 17
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction NE 17km/h
NE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
N 15km/h
N
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NW 22km/h
NW
NNW 23km/h
NNW
S 22km/h
S
SSE 30km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
NNW 13km/h
NNW
ESE 22km/h
ESE
S 20km/h
S
SSE 31km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 66% 49% 61% 36% 47% 32% 83% 74% 84% 74% 78% 62% 84% 68%
Dew Point 16°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 16°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:10 EDT
sunrise
05:38 EDT
sunset
19:55 EDT
last light
20:24 EDT
moon
set
Mon 04:02 EDT
rise
Mon 17:47 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 11
18.4°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 10
17.9°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 9
19.5°C 26.1°C 0.2mm
Thu
Dec 8
19.1°C 26.0°C 1.2mm
Wed
Dec 7
18.5°C 23.6°C 14.2mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1350.2mm
130.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1071.0mm
148 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1503.2mm
148 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.9°C
10th
Lowest On Record
9.0°C
1st 2001
Average This Month
19.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
39.3°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
26.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
7th
Total This Month
27.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
94.2mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
334.3mm
1920
Driest On Record
5.8mm
1908
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