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Newcastle Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

21.9°C steady
Updated at 06:20 EDT

Hunter for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.9°C steady
Dew Point 20.9°C steady
Feels Like 25.0°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
SE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 22.4°C
Tocal 21.5°C
Cessnock Ap 21.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 03:59 EDT
Cancellation of Severe Storm Warning for the Hunter, Illawarra, Central/Sthn Tablelands, NW/CW Slopes and Plains and SW Slopes

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Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 23
Thu
Jan 24
Fri
Jan 25
Sat
Jan 26
Sun
Jan 27
Mon
Jan 28
Tue
Jan 29

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 25°C 30°C 35°C 34°C 27°C 31°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 50% 20% 40% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 10
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NW 10km/h
NW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SW 19km/h
SW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
E 18km/h
E
N 10km/h
N
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
ENE 21km/h
ENE
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
E 24km/h
E
Relative Humidity 73% 53% 88% 70% 86% 56% 69% 38% 74% 46% 88% 62% 79% 50%
Dew Point 20°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 20°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:40 EDT
sunrise
06:07 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:29 EDT
moon
set
Wed 08:00 EDT
rise
Wed 21:47 EDT
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13
moon
Wed
Feb 20

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 22
21.2°C 34°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 21
21.2°C 27.0°C 1.0mm
Sun
Jan 20
20.8°C 27.7°C 2.4mm
Sat
Jan 19
23.0°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 18
19.0°C 38.5°C 0.0mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
103.1mm
11.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
13.6mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
13.6mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
5.0mm
Jan 7
Lowest Temperature
17.5°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
40.9°C
Jan 5

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
9.4°C
8th 1965
Average This Month
20.5°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.9°C
5th
Highest On Record
44.8°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
32.4°C
+4.3°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
7th
Total This Month
13.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
103.1mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
422.4mm
2016
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1985
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