Fairfax Media Network

Telegherry Weather


32.28°S 151.89°E 124m AMSL

Lostock Dam Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 14°C
thunderstorms

Now

23.8°C steady
Updated at 13:50 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain possibly heavy at times during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, more likely during the afternoon. Areas of fog about high ground this evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s. Large and powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Tocal

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C steady
Dew Point 21.8°C steady
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:53 EDT

Nearby Now

Williamtown 23.3°C
Nobbys Head 23.1°C
Taree Ap 22.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3pm

Heavy rain
23°C

6pm

Heavy rain
21°C

9pm

Heavy rain. Windy
19°C

12am

Rain. Windy
18°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

view all
NSW/ACT - Thu 13:02 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rain) for Hunter. Cancelled in Central Tablelands, North West Slopes/Plains & Central West Slopes/Plains

NSW/ACT - Thu 12:44 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Destructive Wind & Big Rain/Tides/Surf) N Rivers, Mid N Coast, Hunter, Sydney, NW Slopes/Plains & N Tablelands

NSW/ACT - Thu 10:59 EDT
Gale Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Byron, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney & Illawarra coasts. Strong Wind Warning Coffs, Batemans & Eden coast

National Forecast

Lostock Dam 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 22°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 80% 90% 90% 80% 70%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 7
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 7km/h
NNW
SE 4km/h
SE
SW 14km/h
SW
S 18km/h
S
WSW 6km/h
WSW
S 8km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 85% 96% 88% 70% 83% 64% 82% 79% 89% 81% 85% 78% 80% 72%
Dew Point 20°C 23°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C

Lostock Dam Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:39 EDT
sunrise
07:04 EDT
sunset
18:53 EDT
last light
19:18 EDT
moon
set
Thu 20:35 EDT
rise
Fri 10:06 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Lostock Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
21.5°C - 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 29
19.0°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
17.6°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
15.4°C 28.5°C 6.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
- 28.0°C -

Lostock Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
379.9mm
37.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
259.4mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
391.7mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
21.0mm
Mar 24
Lowest Temperature
11.8°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
45.6°C
Feb 12

Lostock Dam Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
5.6°C
10th 1970
Average This Month
18.0°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
15.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.4°C
12th
Highest On Record
39.8°C
14th 1998
Average This Month
28.5°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
26.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
21.0mm
24th
Total This Month
195.0mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
123.4mm
12.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
418.5mm
1978
Driest On Record
4.6mm
1981
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Queensland school closures: What to do on a rainy day with the kids

14:03 EDT

South-east Queensland schools have been closed for today, with kindergartens and childcare centres also asking parents to collect children early.

Cyclone Debbie: Flooded Mackay residents now safe, but heavy rain slows cyclone recovery

13:57 EDT

Emergency services says 40 people who were stranded on the roofs of their flooded houses in the north Queensland city of Mackay are now safe and well.

Cyclone Debbie: Brisbane drenched as system moves through south-east Queensland

13:54 EDT

Dark skies have closed in on Brisbane and the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie are being felt along the south-east coast.