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Nowra Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 23°C
late_shower

Now

17.4°C steady
Updated at 03:10 EDT

Illawarra for Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm about the Southern Highlands in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Nowra

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.4°C steady
Dew Point 17.1°C falling
Feels Like 17.4°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
WNW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1017.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:03 EDT

Nearby Now

Kiama 18.5°C
Albion Park 18.1°C
Pt Perpendicular 18.4°C
Bellambi Pt 18.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Nowra

48-hour forecast

6am

Cloudy
15°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

3pm

Shower
22°C

Illawarra Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Nowra 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

Increasing sunshine

Late shower

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 26°C 28°C 24°C 27°C 29°C 20°C
Minimum 15°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 80% 40% 80% 80% 60% 70% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very 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 10
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction N 10km/h
N
NE 13km/h
NE
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SE 14km/h
SE
N 11km/h
N
NE 20km/h
NE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 83% 82% 90% 74% 89% 63% 88% 77% 91% 74% 81% 62% 75% 60%
Dew Point 15°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 11°C 12°C

Nowra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:39 EDT
sunrise
07:04 EDT
sunset
19:03 EDT
last light
19:28 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 03:40 EDT
set
Sat 17:18 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Nowra Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
16.5°C 22°C 19.4mm
Thu
Mar 23
17.5°C 21.2°C 12.4mm
Wed
Mar 22
20.1°C 29.5°C 1.6mm
Tue
Mar 21
21.8°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
20.5°C 28.6°C 3.0mm

Nowra Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
309.8mm
35.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
524.2mm
39 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
346.6mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.8mm
Mar 4
Lowest Temperature
12.6°C
Feb 13
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Jan 30

Nowra Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.8°C
12th
Lowest On Record
7.2°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
17.8°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
14.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.5°C
22nd
Highest On Record
37.6°C
9th 2004
Average This Month
24.5°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
71.8mm
4th
Total This Month
365.6mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
104.5mm
12.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
319.8mm
2012
Driest On Record
33.4mm
2009
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