Fairfax Media Network

Sunshine Weather


Norah Head Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.1°C falling
Updated at 19:50 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.
Friday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.1°C falling
Dew Point 15.4°C rising
Feels Like 23.1°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
ENE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Norah Head 22.8°C
Nobbys Head 22.9°C
Cessnock Ap 23.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

view all
NSW/ACT - Thu 19:46 EDT
Hazardous Surf Warning For: Hunter Coast and Sydney Coast

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 28°C 30°C 30°C 25°C 26°C 29°C
Minimum 19°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 19°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 60% 70% 20% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 6
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
33
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction N 6km/h
N
E 20km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 31km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NE 30km/h
NE
SW 15km/h
SW
S 33km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SSE 6km/h
SSE
E 18km/h
E
N 11km/h
N
NE 23km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 70% 59% 78% 63% 82% 69% 83% 76% 70% 60% 73% 58% 75% 61%
Dew Point 16°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 21°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:11 EDT
sunrise
06:36 EDT
sunset
19:38 EDT
last light
20:03 EDT
moon
set
Thu 23:37 EDT
rise
Fri 13:26 EDT
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 22
14.9°C 28°C 0.2mm
Wed
Feb 21
16.9°C 26.4°C -
Tue
Feb 20
18.3°C 22.2°C 24.6mm
Mon
Feb 19
18.5°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
16.5°C 30.3°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
205.0mm
24.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
88.6mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
120.4mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.0mm
Feb 20
Lowest Temperature
15.3°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
34.5°C
Feb 11

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.9°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
13.9°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
20.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.5°C
11th
Highest On Record
39.7°C
3rd 2011
Average This Month
28.0°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.0mm
20th
Total This Month
63.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
115.3mm
12.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
387.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
17.4mm
2016
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Sodden wet season in Darwin

14:39 EDT

Darwin is close to surpassing its long-term average wet season rainfall total with two months to spare.

Remnants of Tropical Cyclone Kelvin soak Eucla

13:24 EDT

Western Australia's easternmost settlement just had its wettest day in half a century.

Category six cyclone rating needed as storms get bigger, New Zealand Climate Minister says

11:43 EDT

Scientists may need to create a sixth category for cyclones as climate change creates more extreme weather events, according to New Zealand's Climate Change Minister.