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Maitland Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.1°C rising
Updated at 06:10 EDT

Hunter for Tuesday Patchy fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 35.

Currently at Maitland

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.1°C rising
Dew Point 16.6°C rising
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
SSE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1017.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:55 EDT

Nearby Now

Tocal 15.0°C
Williamtown 19.2°C
Cessnock Ap 16.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Maitland

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
31°C

6pm

Clear
29°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast on Wednesday

National Forecast

Maitland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 37°C 40°C 33°C 37°C 33°C 36°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 30% 50% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 10
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction E 10km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
N 5km/h
N
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
SW 9km/h
SW
ESE 14km/h
ESE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
E 13km/h
E
S 9km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 65% 43% 65% 29% 46% 20% 70% 51% 59% 41% 81% 60% 66% 37%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 24°C 24°C 20°C 20°C

Maitland 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
05:11 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
19:55 EDT
last light
20:24 EDT
moon
set
Tue 14:22 EDT
rise
Wed 02:35 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Newcastle Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
- - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
17.5°C - 1.8mm
Fri
Dec 8
17.7°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 7
15.2°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 6
- 28.4°C 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1128.2mm
129.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
915.3mm
135 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1040.8mm
116 Day(s)
Wettest Day
63.4mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
2.7°C
Jul 11
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 11

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
8.7°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
18.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
40.8°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
29.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.6mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
146.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
15.7mm
2005
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12:40 EDT

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Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

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