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Hunter Weather

Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Medium chance of showers near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.

  • Friday Fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

  • Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning fog about the Upper Hunter. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Issued Wed 06:30 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
03:20 EST
NNW 7 9 10.7 9.6 10.0 93 1 0.0 1025.7
03:20 EST
W 6 6 11.9 9.6 11.6 86 1 0.4 -
03:20 EST
- 0 0 11.6 10.6 11.6 94 1 0.4 -
03:20 EST
WNW 9 11 11.0 10.8 10.0 99 1 0.4 1025.9
03:20 EST
SW 2 2 9.3 8.0 9.3 92 1 0.0 -
03:20 EST
- 0 0 1.8 1.2 1.8 96 1 0.0 1026.6
09:00 EST
NE 9   11.0 7.8 9.9 81 1 3 -
03:20 EST
ESE 19 20 7.0 6.9 3.7 99 1 0.0 1025.6
15:00 EST
SE 15   17.2 9.6 17.2 61 4 0 -
09:00 EST
NW 9   12.8 11.7 12.1 93 1 62 -
03:20 EST
SSW 19 22 13.4 12.3 11.7 93 1 6.8 -
03:20 EST
WSW 11 15 12.2 11.7 11.1 97 1 11.8 -
03:20 EST
- 0 0 8.5 8.4 8.5 99 1 0.0 1026.4
15:00 EST
SSW 6   16.5 11.1 16.5 70 2 0 -
03:20 EST
WSW 9 11 11.7 8.1 10.8 78 2 0.0 -
03:20 EST
- 0 0 10.9 10.9 10.9 100 1 0.6 -
03:20 EST
WNW 9 9 11.6 11.0 10.7 96 1 3.0 1026.0
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Clear signs of drought in western NSW

21:05 EST

The prospect of El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is troubling for parched western NSW, where some places are experiencing their driest year to date in more than five decades.

Young farmers taught 'drought driving' skills as country roads plagued by millions of 'roos

14:26 EST

An initiative by Hay Inc in the New South Wales Riverina town of Hay is teaching young farmers life-saving 'drought driving' lessons on how to drive when faced with kangaroos on the road.

BOM declares a 50 per cent chance of El Nino this spring, possible dry and warm conditions ahead

13:31 EST

Warm and dry — that has been the story of the season, and now there is a good chance that is set to continue for south-east Australia.