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Newcastle Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 18°C
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Hunter for Friday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog about the Upper Hunter. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm with locally heavy falls in the Upper Hunter during the morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:00 EDT

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Fire Danger Rating

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Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower
22°C

3pm

Chance shower
22°C

6pm

Mostly clear
21°C

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 06:13 EDT
Cancellation of Severe Storm Warning (Heavy Rain) for Hunter, Central Tablelands, North West Slopes & Plains & Central West Slopes & Plains

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy with showers
Maximum 22°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 60% 60% 70% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 14
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
NE 6km/h
NE
E 18km/h
E
NW 7km/h
NW
SE 18km/h
SE
NE 11km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
S 20km/h
S
SE 11km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
N 12km/h
N
NE 18km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 87% 69% 81% 64% 89% 73% 89% 67% 86% 72% 90% 71% 89% 73%
Dew Point 18°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:34 EDT
sunrise
06:58 EDT
sunset
19:00 EDT
last light
19:24 EDT
moon
set
Fri 16:29 EDT
rise
Sat 03:38 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
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Apr 19

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
19°C - 13mm
Thu
Mar 23
21.0°C 24°C 31.1mm
Wed
Mar 22
22.6°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
23.0°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
21.8°C 25.5°C 2.4mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
328.9mm
31.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
336.6mm
41 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
368.1mm
39 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.5°C
12th
Lowest On Record
11.5°C
28th 2002
Average This Month
20.3°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
18.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
2nd
Highest On Record
36.0°C
19th 2002
Average This Month
25.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.7°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
40.0mm
15th
Total This Month
219.4mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
117.5mm
11.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
401.8mm
1894
Driest On Record
3.6mm
1909
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