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Norah Head Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 16°C
possible_shower

Now

9.1°C rising
Updated at 21:20 EST

Hunter for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe this afternoon and evening. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 40 to 60 km/h along the coast during the day.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.1°C rising
Dew Point 4.7°C steady
Feels Like 9.1°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
WSW 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:27 EST

Nearby Now

Norah Head 10.9°C
Nobbys Head 11.6°C
Williamtown 10.9°C

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
7°C

3am

Mostly clear
6°C

6am

Mostly clear
5°C

9am

Mostly clear
13°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 16:05 EST
Gale Warning for all districts except a Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters

NSW/ACT - Sat 15:48 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Surf) for Mid North Coast, Hunter, Sydney Metropolitan and Illawarra

National Forecast

Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 10°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 50% 10% 70% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 28
km/h
40
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
0
km/h
11
km/h
0
km/h
6
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SW 28km/h
SW
SW 40km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
Calm
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
Calm
NW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
W 4km/h
W
S 7km/h
S
SW 10km/h
SW
S 16km/h
S
SW 6km/h
SW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 49% 50% 55% 62% 70% 50% 50% 44% 58% 49% 62% 56% 61% 56%
Dew Point 2°C 5°C 4°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
17:28 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
rise
Sun 05:00 EST
set
Sun 15:48 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
8.0°C 17°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
4.8°C 18°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
3.6°C 23.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
8.8°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
4.3°C 24.6°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
921.2mm
98.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
787.6mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
782.2mm
88 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.3°C
9th
Lowest On Record
4.6°C
12th 2005
Average This Month
11.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
10.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.6°C
11th
Highest On Record
29.4°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
20.0°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
18.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.8mm
4th
Total This Month
9.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
73.6mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.2mm
2014
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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Last significant rain for weeks in the nation's southwest

14:25 EST

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Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

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