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Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 27°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

20.8°C falling
Updated at 19:10 EDT

Illawarra for Wednesday Cloudy. Areas of fog about high ground early this morning. High chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm, with gusty winds inland in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then shifting S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Bellambi Pt

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.8°C falling
Dew Point 18.4°C falling
Feels Like 22.3°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:07 EDT

Nearby Now

Albion Park 21.3°C
Kiama 21.4°C
Campbelltown 20.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Wollongong

48-hour forecast

9pm

Heavy shower
21°C

12am

Slight chance storm
21°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Illawarra Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 19:13 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for NSW. Severe storms may produce hail greater than 2cm, winds stronger than 90km/h & flash flooding

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Wollongong 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 19
Thu
Dec 20
Fri
Dec 21
Sat
Dec 22
Sun
Dec 23
Mon
Dec 24
Tue
Dec 25

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 23°C 27°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 24°C 26°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 19°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 90% 90% 30% 40% 10%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 12
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
32
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
SSW 27km/h
SSW
S 25km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 32km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSE 22km/h
SSE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
ENE 21km/h
ENE
N 15km/h
N
NE 23km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 87% 87% 90% 82% 80% 76% 83% 76% 71% 65% 69% 64% 68% 64%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 21°C 24°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 16°C 19°C

Wollongong Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:10 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
20:07 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
set
Thu 03:33 EDT
rise
Thu 17:18 EDT
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Bellambi Pt Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 19
20.1°C 24°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 18
20.0°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 17
18.8°C 25.4°C 0.4mm
Sun
Dec 16
19.8°C 23.8°C 2.8mm
Sat
Dec 15
19.0°C 24.3°C 44.4mm

Bellambi Pt Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1182.3mm
131.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
722.6mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
897.2mm
110 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.6mm
Oct 5
Lowest Temperature
5.3°C
Aug 29
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Feb 14

Bellambi Pt Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
10.8°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
18.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
2nd
Highest On Record
38.3°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
44.4mm
15th
Total This Month
80.8mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.5mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
159.6mm
2007
Driest On Record
14.6mm
2005
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