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Hunter Weather

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Tue 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Tuesday Becoming cloudy. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter early this morning. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Medium (60%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast north of Newcastle this afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Patchy fog about the Upper Hunter in the early morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Light winds.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

Issued Tue 05:15 EST

Hunter Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
6 19 40% 1-5mm Nil NNW 15 88 NW 20 45
Mostly sunny
7 19 40% 1-5mm Nil NW 17 77 NW 19 48
Mostly sunny
8 16 40% - Nil WNW 14 76 W 17 51
Mostly sunny
7 18 40% 1-5mm Nil WNW 14 70 W 16 46
Mostly sunny
6 19 40% 1-5mm Nil NNW 14 90 WNW 19 47
Mostly sunny
6 17 40% 1-5mm Nil WNW 15 81 W 16 49
Showers increasing
7 12 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 26 90 NW 32 66
Mostly sunny
9 18 40% 1-5mm Nil NW 24 76 NW 25 49
Late shower
9 18 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 28 84 NW 27 56
Mostly sunny
10 18 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 19 82 NW 26 59
Mostly sunny
6 17 40% 1-5mm Nil WNW 15 82 W 17 49
Late shower
4 16 40% 1-5mm Slight NNW 11 100 NW 22 55
Mostly sunny
5 18 40% 1-5mm Slight WNW 15 80 W 17 45
Mostly sunny
7 19 40% 1-5mm Nil WNW 16 75 W 17 46
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