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Newcastle Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 9°C
late_shower

Now

16.4°C steady
Updated at 10:40 EST

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter early this morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe late this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.4°C steady
Dew Point 4.1°C steady
Feels Like 16.4°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
WNW 35km/h falling
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1021.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 16.6°C
Tocal 16.9°C
Cessnock Ap 15.2°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

3pm

Mostly clear
19°C

6pm

Mostly clear
15°C

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:17 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

NSW/ACT - Fri 09:24 EST
Flood Warning - Nepean-Hawkesbury Rivers

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 28
Sat
Aug 29
Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 18°C
Minimum 10°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 80% 20% 20% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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 30
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 30km/h
WNW
SW 21km/h
SW
NW 18km/h
NW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
W 22km/h
W
SSW 24km/h
SSW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
S 14km/h
S
NW 12km/h
NW
E 18km/h
E
NNW 20km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 59% 42% 65% 38% 54% 39% 59% 40% 58% 32% 53% 43% 68% 47%
Dew Point 7°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 7°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:51 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
rise
Fri 15:52 EST
set
Sat 05:25 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 30
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 28
12°C - 0.1mm
Thu
Aug 27
13.1°C 18°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 26
13.1°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
15.0°C 21.8°C 3.8mm
Mon
Aug 24
14.8°C 19°C 24.4mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1008.3mm
90.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1176.0mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
897.2mm
117 Day(s)
Wettest Day
168.0mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
6.5°C
Aug 23
Highest Temperature
33.3°C
Jan 25

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
23rd
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
25.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
28.5°C
23rd 2012
Average This Month
19.2°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.4mm
24th
Total This Month
41.5mm
7 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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08:09 EST

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07:57 EST

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