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Williamtown Weather


Newcastle Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 17°C
possible_shower

Now

16.7°C falling
Updated at 22:40 EST

Hunter for Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a shower or thunderstorm this afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.7°C falling
Dew Point 8.9°C falling
Feels Like 11.4°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
S 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 17.0°C
Cessnock Ap 15.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

6am

Chance shower
11°C

9am

Chance shower
15°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

NSW/ACT - Wed 11:58 EST
Fire Weather Warning for Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney Region and Illawarra/Shoalhaven fire areas

Weatherpulse

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 19
Thu
Sep 20
Fri
Sep 21
Sat
Sep 22
Sun
Sep 23
Mon
Sep 24
Tue
Sep 25

Sunny

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 17°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 17°C 18°C
Minimum 13°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 5% 5% 80% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 13
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
SW 22km/h
SW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SE 18km/h
SE
N 11km/h
N
ENE 21km/h
ENE
WSW 18km/h
WSW
S 31km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 26km/h
S
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 53% 30% 66% 56% 59% 47% 59% 45% 62% 67% 77% 68% 71% 52%
Dew Point 11°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 8°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:21 EST
sunrise
05:46 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:12 EST
moon
set
Thu 02:46 EST
rise
Thu 13:21 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 25
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 19
11.1°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 18
5.2°C 24.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 17
6.2°C 18.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 16
11.1°C 17.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 15
8.5°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
906.5mm
107.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
725.0mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
792.4mm
109 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
-0.9°C
Jul 16
Highest Temperature
43.7°C
Jan 7

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.2°C
18th
Lowest On Record
0.4°C
13th 1984
Average This Month
9.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
9.1°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
15th
Highest On Record
36.4°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
21.8°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
21.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.0mm
4th
Total This Month
56.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.5mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
223.8mm
2015
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2003
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