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Newcastle Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 17°C
sunny

Now

4.3°C falling
Updated at 21:40 EST

Hunter for Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h turning NW in the evening. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Monday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.3°C falling
Dew Point 2.3°C falling
Feels Like 2.6°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
N 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 EST
Sunset sunset
17:10 EST

Nearby Now

Tocal 6.0°C
Nobbys Head 9.8°C
Cessnock Ap 6.0°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
9°C

3am

Clear
10°C

6am

Clear
10°C

9am

Clear
13°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower
Maximum 15°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 8°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 5% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 21
km/h
18
km/h
32
km/h
30
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 21km/h
WNW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 13km/h
W
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
SW 14km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 54% 32% 60% 35% 61% 36% 61% 35% 68% 37% 71% 38% 71% 47%
Dew Point 3°C -1°C 5°C 2°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 7°C 7°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
17:11 EST
last light
17:37 EST
moon
set
Mon 10:05 EST
rise
Mon 22:43 EST
moon
Wed
Jul 27
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Wed
Aug 3
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Aug 11
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Thu
Aug 18

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jul 24
7.7°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 23
14.0°C 18.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 22
12.5°C 24.5°C 0.2mm
Thu
Jul 21
14.3°C 19.0°C 10.7mm
Wed
Jul 20
16.2°C 19.0°C 11.1mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
905.7mm
79.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
772.6mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1131.0mm
96 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Jan 14

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.1°C
15th
Lowest On Record
2.2°C
16th 1970
Average This Month
10.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.5°C
22nd
Highest On Record
24.7°C
31st 2014
Average This Month
17.8°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
38.8mm
8th
Total This Month
88.0mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
139.9mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
615.9mm
1912
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1970
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