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Newcastle Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 12°C
Showers easing

Now

18.5°C falling
Updated at 15:00 EST

Hunter for Thursday Partly cloudy. Scattered showers, locally heavy with possible thunder, easing during the day. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 19. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Williamtown

Temperature 18.5°C falling
Dew Point 8.1°C falling
Feels Like 18.5°C
Relative Humidity 51%
Wind icon
SSE 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure 1024.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thursday

Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Tocal 17.2°C
Nobbys Head 17.4°C
Cessnock Ap 17.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
15°C
mostly cloudy

9pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
13°C
possible shower

3am

Slight chance shower
12°C
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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 28
Fri
Aug 29
Sat
Aug 30
Sun
Aug 31
Mon
Sep 1
Tue
Sep 2
Wed
Sep 3
showers easing
Showers easing
windy with showers
Windy with showers
possible shower
Possible shower
clearing shower
Clearing shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
windy with showers
Windy with showers
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 17°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 70% 10% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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 24
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
36
km/h
29
km/h
33
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SW 24km/h
SW
S 32km/h
S
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SSW 36km/h
SSW
WSW 29km/h
WSW
SSW 33km/h
SSW
W 17km/h
W
SSE 18km/h
SSE
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
W 26km/h
W
SSW 30km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 76% 56% 67% 51% 73% 64% 71% 49% 62% 43% 57% 40% 57% 45%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 6°C 5°C

Newcastle 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
05:51 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
set
Thu 19:56 EST
rise
Fri 07:55 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 2
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 28
13.5°C 19°C 10.6mm
Wed
Aug 27
13.4°C 19.0°C 20.2mm
Tue
Aug 26
12.8°C 17.0°C 6.9mm
Mon
Aug 25
12.0°C 18.9°C 2.0mm
Sun
Aug 24
12.6°C 18.5°C 9.4mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
1008.6mm
89.9 day(s)
total for 2014
897.8mm
118 day(s)
total to this day 2013
1124.9mm
119 day(s)
wettest day
76.5mm
Feb 28
lowest temperature
7.0°C
Jul 2
highest temperature
35.0°C
Jan 2

Nelson Bay Almanac

August minimum temperature
lowest this month
8.0°C
12th
lowest on record
1.1°C
10th 1971
average this month
11.2°C
+0.5°C
long-term average
10.7°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
20.5°C
1st
highest on record
28.5°C
23rd 2012
average this month
17.7°C
-1.2°C
long-term average
18.9°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
50.4mm
19th
total this month
185.3mm
18 day(s)
long-term average
101.3mm
10.4 day(s)
wettest on record
630.6mm
1899
driest on record
0.8mm
2005

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