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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 28°C
sunny

Now

18.4°C rising
Updated at 05:40 EDT

Hunter for Saturday Patchy fog early this morning about the upper Hunter. Sunny afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.4°C rising
Dew Point 17.6°C steady
Feels Like 18.4°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 22.1°C
Tocal 16.3°C
Cessnock Ap 15.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
28°C

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 32°C 28°C 27°C 24°C 25°C 29°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 19°C 19°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 70% 90% 50% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 10
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 10km/h
NNE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 25km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SW 9km/h
SW
ESE 20km/h
ESE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NE 23km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 66% 51% 64% 41% 73% 63% 75% 58% 69% 51% 59% 50% 63% 49%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 18°C 16°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 18°C 18°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:01 EDT
sunrise
06:27 EDT
sunset
19:47 EDT
last light
20:12 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 11:09 EDT
set
Sat 22:54 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
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Tue
Feb 23
moon
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Mar 2
moon
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Mar 9

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
18.4°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
15.3°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
16.7°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
18.3°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
17.9°C 27.1°C 0.6mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
215.2mm
23.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
449.6mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
213.2mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
223.0mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
13.7°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Jan 14

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
9.6°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
17.7°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.6°C
1st
Highest On Record
42.9°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
27.5°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
4th
Total This Month
26.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
117.7mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
599.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
5.6mm
1991
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