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Norah Head Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 26°C
sunny

Now

26.1°C rising
Updated at 18:00 EDT

Hunter for Friday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, mainly about the Upper Hunter. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening, mainly about the Upper Hunter. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Morning fog patches. Sunny day. Light winds.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.1°C rising
Dew Point 17.2°C falling
Feels Like 27.0°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1014.5hPa
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Norah Head 25.6°C
Nobbys Head 25.2°C
Williamtown 26.2°C
Cessnock Ap 27.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
22°C

12am

Clear
20°C

3am

Clear
18°C

6am

Clear
17°C

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Norah Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 18°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 20% 70% 80% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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 8
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NE 8km/h
NE
E 23km/h
E
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
N 14km/h
N
NE 21km/h
NE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
S 19km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SSE 28km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
S 29km/h
S
S 11km/h
S
E 20km/h
E
Relative Humidity 85% 74% 82% 72% 84% 70% 90% 77% 80% 72% 82% 64% 68% 60%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 20°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C

Norah Head Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:01 EDT
sunrise
06:27 EDT
sunset
19:48 EDT
last light
20:14 EDT
moon
set
Fri 22:13 EDT
rise
Sat 11:11 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Lake Macquarie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
17.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
14.6°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
- 27.9°C -
Tue
Feb 9
17.0°C - 0.4mm
Mon
Feb 8
15.4°C 27.5°C 0.0mm

Norah Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
200.9mm
24.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
248.4mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
196.8mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
82.8mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
14.8°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.5°C
Jan 14

Norah Head Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
13.9°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
20.0°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
19.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
10th
Highest On Record
39.7°C
3rd 2011
Average This Month
27.1°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.6mm
6th
Total This Month
16.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
121.4mm
12.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
387.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
22.4mm
2000
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