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Williamtown RAAF Weather


Newcastle Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 24°C
late_shower

Now

17.1°C falling
Updated at 05:10 EDT

Hunter for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.1°C falling
Dew Point 16.1°C falling
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
WSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1017.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:58 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 20.1°C
Tocal 17.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 28°C 21°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 20% 60% 40% 90% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very 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 6
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NE 6km/h
NE
E 16km/h
E
NW 7km/h
NW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
WNW 10km/h
WNW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
NE 8km/h
NE
E 19km/h
E
N 13km/h
N
N 16km/h
N
S 20km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
Relative Humidity 81% 63% 90% 73% 89% 69% 88% 73% 90% 67% 84% 69% 76% 62%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 15°C 14°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:34 EDT
sunrise
06:59 EDT
sunset
18:58 EDT
last light
19:23 EDT
moon
set
Sat 17:10 EDT
rise
Sun 04:39 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
18.4°C 25°C 12.8mm
Thu
Mar 23
20.2°C 23.9°C 9.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
21.9°C 31.6°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 21
22.4°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
22.4°C 27.6°C 2.4mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
338.4mm
36.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
302.0mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
482.8mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.4mm
Mar 4
Lowest Temperature
12.5°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 11

Williamtown Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
12th
Lowest On Record
8.6°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
19.1°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.6°C
22nd
Highest On Record
40.7°C
9th 1983
Average This Month
26.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.4mm
4th
Total This Month
180.8mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
123.2mm
12.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
398.5mm
1963
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1965
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