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Norah Head Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.4°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Hunter for Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon and early evening, more likely about Upper Hunter. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then shifting S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.
Tuesday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon, with the chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.4°C rising
Dew Point 19.4°C rising
Feels Like 20.4°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Norah Head 20.2°C
Nobbys Head 20.5°C
Williamtown 21.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 23:25 EDT
for People in Hunter, Central Tablelands, North West Slopes and Plains and Central West Slopes and Plains Forecast Districts

NSW/ACT - Sun 19:38 EDT
Cancellation of detailed severe storm warning for Blue Mountains/Hawkesbury, Newcastle, Wollongong or surrounding areas

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 29°C 31°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 31°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 22°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 70% 60% 30% 40% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 9
km/h
24
km/h
6
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NE 9km/h
NE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
N 6km/h
N
NE 24km/h
NE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
S 19km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 16km/h
SE
NE 9km/h
NE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
NNE 19km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 89% 78% 89% 70% 64% 63% 93% 88% 89% 79% 89% 77% 76% 64%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 19:48 EDT
rise
Tue 06:21 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
21°C 30°C 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 16
18.6°C 31°C 0.2mm
Fri
Dec 15
19.8°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
16.0°C 38.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
14.7°C 29.8°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1218.9mm
144.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
976.6mm
149 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1056.4mm
128 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.0mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
7.1°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
39.9°C
Jan 18

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
11.2°C
13th 1995
Average This Month
18.2°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
40.7°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
25.9°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
24.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
43.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
70.3mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1996
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