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32.61°S 152.02°E 24m AMSL

Newcastle Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 26°C
Possible thunderstorm

Now

20.6°C rising
Updated at 07:30 EDT

Hunter for Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Currently at Williamtown

Temperature 20.6°C rising
Dew Point 17.0°C rising
Feels Like 20.6°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tuesday

Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:01 EDT

Nearby Now

Tocal 19.5°C
Nobbys Head 20.5°C
Cessnock Ap 19.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

possible shower

9am

Intermittent rain
22°C
mostly cloudy

12pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C
possible thunderstorm

3pm

Chance shower or storm
26°C
mostly cloudy

6pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C
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Hunter Weather Warnings

NSW/ACT - Tue 04:22 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Eden Coast. Cancellation for Sydney Closed Waters, the Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra and Batemans Coasts

New South Wales/ACT weather update

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 23
Wed
Dec 24
Thu
Dec 25
Fri
Dec 26
Sat
Dec 27
Sun
Dec 28
Mon
Dec 29
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
late thunder
Late thunder
late thunder
Late thunder
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 26°C 26°C 28°C 27°C 23°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 90% 80% 40% 60% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 19
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NE 19km/h
NE
E 24km/h
E
N 10km/h
N
SSE 20km/h
SSE
NE 9km/h
NE
E 20km/h
E
WNW 13km/h
WNW
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
S 13km/h
S
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 72% 63% 78% 69% 81% 69% 77% 66% 64% 60% 70% 69% 73% 62%
Dew Point 17°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:13 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:01 EDT
last light
20:30 EDT
moon
set
Tue 20:51 EDT
rise
Wed 07:50 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 29
moon
Mon
Jan 5
moon
Tue
Jan 13
moon
Wed
Jan 21

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 22
20.1°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 21
19.0°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 20
18.7°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 19
10.6°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 18
21.0°C 25.5°C 3.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

average rainfall to Dec
1350.9mm
130.0 day(s)
total for 2014
1211.1mm
168 day(s)
total to this day 2013
1521.7mm
169 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

December minimum temperature
lowest this month
10.6°C
19th
lowest on record
9.0°C
1st 2001
average this month
18.9°C
+0.5°C
long-term average
18.4°C
December maximum temperature
highest this month
29.9°C
3rd
highest on record
39.3°C
24th 2005
average this month
25.6°C
-0.2°C
long-term average
25.8°C
December rainfall
wettest this month
24.2mm
11th
total this month
59.5mm
11 day(s)
long-term average
94.2mm
10.2 day(s)
wettest on record
334.3mm
1920
driest on record
5.8mm
1908

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