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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.2°C falling
Updated at 05:20 EST

Hunter for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.2°C falling
Dew Point 4.5°C falling
Feels Like 10.6°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
NW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1019.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:44 EST
Sunset sunset
17:14 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 13.7°C
Tocal 9.3°C
Cessnock Ap 13.5°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

9am

Mostly clear
13°C

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

3pm

Mostly clear
19°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:10 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6

Mostly sunny

Windy

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Sunny
Maximum 19°C 23°C 20°C 18°C 15°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 10°C 9°C 13°C 13°C 8°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 40% 20% 5% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 23
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 23km/h
WNW
SW 14km/h
SW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
WNW 18km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
WNW 25km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 61% 37% 58% 34% 62% 53% 56% 36% 57% 38% 58% 36% 62% 35%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 6°C 3°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 2°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
17:14 EST
last light
17:40 EST
moon
set
Fri 06:02 EST
rise
Fri 17:08 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
4.3°C 20°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
5.8°C 17.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
5.0°C 16.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
7.6°C 15.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
6.7°C 20.1°C 0.0mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
767.6mm
87.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1037.4mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
550.6mm
75 Day(s)
Wettest Day
156.0mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
2.4°C
Jul 16
Highest Temperature
37.8°C
Mar 1

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.4°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-3.9°C
18th 1970
Average This Month
6.2°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
6.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.1°C
26th
Highest On Record
27.8°C
24th 1990
Average This Month
17.1°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.8mm
20th
Total This Month
43.8mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
71.5mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
190.4mm
1997
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1970
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