Fairfax Media Network

Wakefield Weather


Nobbys Head Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 17°C
sunny

Now

23.8°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EDT

Hunter for Friday Mostly sunny. The slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east early this morning. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h shifting SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Currently at Lake Macquarie

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C rising
Dew Point 0.8°C rising
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 22%
Wind icon
WSW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 18.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:53 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 23.4°C
Cessnock Ap 23.0°C
Williamtown 23.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lake Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
24°C

3pm

Clear
24°C

6pm

Clear
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

view all
NSW/ACT - Fri 10:52 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Nobbys Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Showers
Maximum 24°C 22°C 25°C 26°C 29°C 30°C 24°C
Minimum 19°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 30% 10% 5% 5% 30% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 28
km/h
29
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
31
km/h
18
km/h
32
km/h
17
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction W 28km/h
W
SSW 29km/h
SSW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
NE 15km/h
NE
E 31km/h
E
NE 18km/h
NE
ENE 32km/h
ENE
N 17km/h
N
ENE 30km/h
ENE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
N 26km/h
N
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSE 32km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 46% 48% 58% 62% 67% 66% 67% 64% 63% 58% 58% 59% 82% 80%
Dew Point 9°C 12°C 11°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 19°C

Nobbys Head Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:09 EDT
sunrise
05:37 EDT
sunset
19:53 EDT
last light
20:22 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 14:26 EDT
set
Sat 02:37 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Newcastle Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
18°C - 3mm
Thu
Dec 8
18.0°C 32°C 0.2mm
Wed
Dec 7
18.0°C 25.0°C 12.4mm
Tue
Dec 6
- 26.8°C -
Mon
Dec 5
22.4°C - 0.0mm

Newcastle Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1118.4mm
129.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1041.2mm
115 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1157.5mm
143 Day(s)
Wettest Day
216.3mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Aug 15
Highest Temperature
38.2°C
Jan 14

Newcastle Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
8.7°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
18.4°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.8°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
29.2°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
9th
Total This Month
15.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.5mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
146.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
15.7mm
2005
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Perfect storm photos: storm chasers give up their tips for taking best pic

11:00 EDT

While most Queenslanders sheltered inside during the past week of severe storms, a breed of professional photographers known as storm chasers were outside, braving the danger to get the best possible shot.

Summer heat gone in a splash

09:48 EDT

Mount Isa's hottest start to summer on record came to a stormy end on Thursday afternoon.

Eastern storms and southern shivers

16:00 EDT

Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.