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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 18°C
late_shower

Now

10.2°C steady
Updated at 01:00 EST

Hunter for Saturday Mostly clear. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.2°C steady
Dew Point 5.1°C falling
Feels Like 8.2°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
NW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1020.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
17:34 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 12.3°C
Tocal 10.7°C
Cessnock Ap 8.8°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
9°C

6am

Clear
8°C

9am

Clear
13°C

12pm

Clear
18°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 09:24 EST
Final Minor Flood Warning for the Hawkesbury River at North Richmond

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5

Late shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Windy with showers
Maximum 18°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 16°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 5% 90% 60% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 20
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
35
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 20km/h
WNW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
NW 16km/h
NW
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNW 23km/h
NNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
SW 30km/h
SW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
S 27km/h
S
Relative Humidity 53% 43% 57% 41% 54% 31% 56% 36% 65% 42% 58% 47% 63% 53%
Dew Point 4°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 2°C 6°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 6°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
17:59 EST
moon
set
Sun 06:10 EST
rise
Sun 18:09 EST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
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Sep 21
moon
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Sep 28

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 29
7.0°C 20°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 28
8.4°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 27
12.3°C 18.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 26
13.0°C 19.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
13.2°C 21.1°C 1.6mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
837.4mm
97.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1068.0mm
95 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
723.2mm
98 Day(s)
Wettest Day
156.0mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
1.4°C
Aug 12
Highest Temperature
37.8°C
Mar 1

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.4°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-1.9°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
7.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
6.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.7°C
2nd
Highest On Record
30.5°C
23rd 2012
Average This Month
19.6°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.2mm
24th
Total This Month
30.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
69.8mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
212.2mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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