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Williamtown RAAF Weather


Newcastle Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 13°C
clearing_shower

Now

18.3°C rising
Updated at 10:40 EST

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, mostly in the morning. Near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 21. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.3°C rising
Dew Point 10.2°C rising
Feels Like 18.3°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
WSW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1022.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EST
Sunset sunset
17:17 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 17.4°C
Tocal 17.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
20°C

3pm

Mostly clear
20°C

6pm

Mostly clear
17°C

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:00 EST
Gale Warning for Byron, Coffs & Macquarie coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Hunter, Illawarra & Eden coasts. Cancellation for Sydney Coast

National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 20°C 19°C
Minimum 14°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 20% 70% 90% 20% 70% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 23
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SW 23km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
N 9km/h
N
NE 14km/h
NE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SW 19km/h
SW
SSW 25km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 21km/h
S
Relative Humidity 73% 58% 71% 46% 85% 68% 90% 55% 78% 52% 83% 59% 83% 61%
Dew Point 12°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 11°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:23 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
set
Fri 18:58 EST
rise
Sat 09:02 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 28
12.3°C - 3.8mm
Thu
Apr 27
10.8°C 19.1°C 1.6mm
Wed
Apr 26
17.1°C 24.8°C 7.8mm
Tue
Apr 25
14.8°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
12.1°C 24.2°C 0.0mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
450.6mm
48.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
470.8mm
65 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
667.2mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.4mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
10.8°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 11

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.8°C
27th
Lowest On Record
2.1°C
23rd 2006
Average This Month
13.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
5th 1986
Average This Month
23.8°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.0mm
12th
Total This Month
117.2mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
112.2mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
361.2mm
1963
Driest On Record
4.4mm
1991
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