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Tocal Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 19°C
clearing_shower

Now

30.8°C rising
Updated at 15:30 EDT

Hunter for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. Thunderstorms possible this morning but more likely during the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.

Currently at Maitland

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.8°C rising
Dew Point 21.9°C rising
Feels Like 34.2°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
ESE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1012.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Tocal 30.4°C
Cessnock Ap 31.9°C
Williamtown 28.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cessnock

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Mostly clear
21°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 14:54 EDT
Severe Storm Warning (Large Hail, Heavy Rain & Damaging Winds) Central & Northern Tablelands, Mid North Coast, Hunter, NW & CW Slopes &

National Forecast

Tocal 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Clearing shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Showers increasing
Maximum 34°C 38°C 42°C 44°C 25°C 27°C 33°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 20°C 26°C 20°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 10% 60% 70% 40% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index
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 4
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 4km/h
SSW
SE 12km/h
SE
N 4km/h
N
NE 5km/h
NE
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
S 13km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SE 10km/h
SE
N 5km/h
N
NE 6km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 79% 54% 73% 41% 64% 29% 39% 27% 86% 83% 84% 68% 73% 50%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 22°C

Tocal Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
-
sunset
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last light
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moon
set
Mon 19:47 EDT
rise
Tue 06:23 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Maitland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
21°C 31°C 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 16
19°C 37°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
- - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
17°C 41°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15°C 37°C 0.0mm

Tocal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
936.1mm
126.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
777.7mm
119 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
977.8mm
114 Day(s)
Wettest Day
46.2mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
0.4°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 11

Tocal Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
10th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
7th 1967
Average This Month
16.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.6°C
14th
Highest On Record
44.2°C
23rd 1990
Average This Month
31.2°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
29.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
23.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
82.1mm
10.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
222.8mm
1992
Driest On Record
5.1mm
2005
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