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Tocal Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.6°C rising
Updated at 06:00 EDT

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 37.

Currently at Tocal

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.6°C rising
Dew Point 19.2°C rising
Feels Like 20.6°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Williamtown 21.2°C
Nobbys Head 20.4°C
Cessnock Ap 18.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters and the Sydney and Illawarra coasts. Cancellation for the Hunter Coast

National Forecast

Tocal 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late thunder

Showers
Maximum 32°C 39°C 31°C 36°C 41°C 41°C 31°C
Minimum 21°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 25°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 30% 40% 20% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index
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 9
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SW 9km/h
SW
SE 13km/h
SE
NW 4km/h
NW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
E 3km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
NW 7km/h
NW
N 10km/h
N
NW 14km/h
NW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
S 11km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 70% 53% 67% 40% 79% 61% 77% 46% 61% 33% 40% 34% 60% 59%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 21°C 17°C 22°C 18°C 22°C

Tocal Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
19:57 EDT
last light
20:25 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:02 EDT
rise
Sun 04:56 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Tocal Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
18.0°C 41°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15.3°C 36.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
14.8°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12.5°C 30.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
12.5°C 27.7°C 0.0mm

Tocal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
936.1mm
126.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
777.7mm
119 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
945.6mm
112 Day(s)
Wettest Day
46.2mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
0.4°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 11

Tocal Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
10th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
7th 1967
Average This Month
16.0°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
16.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
44.2°C
23rd 1990
Average This Month
30.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
29.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
23.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
82.1mm
10.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
222.8mm
1992
Driest On Record
5.1mm
2005
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