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Newcastle Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 21°C
late_thunder

Now

40.5°C rising
Updated at 14:10 EDT

Hunter for Tuesday Hot and humid. Sunny morning. Very high (90%) chance of showers late this afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely during this afternoon and evening, with possible heavy falls about the Upper Hunter. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h ahead of a cool S/SE change 20 to 30 km/h during the late afternoon or evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 41.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 40.5°C rising
Dew Point 16.6°C rising
Feels Like 41.5°C
Relative Humidity 24%
Wind icon
W 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1006.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 44.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:01 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 37.7°C
Tocal 38.7°C
Cessnock Ap 38.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
39°C

6pm

Shower
33°C

9pm

Heavy shower
26°C

12am

Slight chance shower
23°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 10:26 EDT
Gale Warning Eden Coast. Strong Wind Warning extends to Hunter Coast including Sydney Closed Waters. Cancelled Coffs & Macquarie coasts

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Late thunder

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 39°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 29°C 28°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 60% 60% 70% 20%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 20
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 24km/h
S
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 46% 35% 77% 70% 84% 75% 79% 65% 72% 52% 77% 61% 72% 49%
Dew Point 18°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:41 EDT
sunrise
06:08 EDT
sunset
20:01 EDT
last light
20:28 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:41 EDT
rise
Thu 04:22 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
21°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
20.5°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
19.3°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
21.3°C 26.0°C 6.5mm
Fri
Jan 20
21.0°C 26.4°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
97.9mm
10.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
49.2mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
249.8mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.4mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
18.5°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 18

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.5°C
4th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
25th 2002
Average This Month
21.1°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
19.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
36.5°C
18th 2003
Average This Month
28.4°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
27.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
37.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
49.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
97.9mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
559.7mm
1895
Driest On Record
2.5mm
1909
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