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Hunter Weather

NSW/ACT
Tue 16:06 EST
Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High chance (80%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, tending slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Thursday Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Areas of morning fog, then mostly sunny. Light winds.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the day then turning W during the evening.

Issued Tue 16:30 EST

Hunter Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
17:40 EST
SE 11 13 11.9 8.6 10.7 80 2 0.0 1022.0
17:40 EST
SSW 9 11 12.2 8.6 11.4 78 2 0.0 -
17:40 EST
- 0 0 11.1 9.0 11.1 87 1 0.2 -
17:40 EST
SSW 2 4 9.2 8.2 8.9 93 1 0.0 -
17:40 EST
W 2 4 8.6 3.2 10.8 69 2 0.0 1021.8
15:00 EST
SSE 4   12.4 6.4 12.4 67 2 0 -
17:40 EST
SE 9 11 7.5 2.6 5.8 71 2 0.0 1021.9
15:00 EST
S 9   12.0 10.5 11.1 91 1 6 -
15:00 EST
SE 4   14.2 8.9 14.2 70 2 0 -
17:40 EST
SW 15 19 12.4 9.7 10.9 83 2 3.4 -
17:40 EST
SSW 26 31 12.5 10.7 10.1 89 2 4.8 -
17:40 EST
WSW 6 6 9.9 5.3 9.3 73 2 0.0 1021.6
15:00 EST
S 11   16.8 0.9 16.8 34 9 0 -
17:40 EST
SSE 7 9 12.3 8.7 11.9 79 1 0.0 -
17:40 EST
W 11 13 11.3 9.7 10.0 90 1 0.2 1022.5
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