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Lostock Dam Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 16°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

20.8°C rising
Updated at 09:40 EDT

Mid North Coast for Sunday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely this afternoon. Showers heavy at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 26.

Currently at Tocal

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.8°C rising
Dew Point 19.7°C rising
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:34 EDT

Nearby Now

Williamtown 23.6°C
Taree Ap 19.4°C
Nobbys Head 22.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
21°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
21°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 07:57 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rainfall) for the Mid North Coast

National Forecast

Lostock Dam 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 26°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 17°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
S 8km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 10km/h
SE
S 6km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
S 5km/h
S
ESE 7km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 91% 72% 87% 74% 86% 72% 90% 77% 91% 80% 86% 74% 83% 76%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 23°C 21°C 24°C 22°C 25°C 21°C 24°C 22°C 26°C

Lostock Dam Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:15 EDT
sunrise
06:40 EDT
sunset
19:34 EDT
last light
19:59 EDT
moon
set
Sun 19:19 EDT
rise
Mon 06:58 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Lostock Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
- - -
Thu
Feb 23
15.6°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
- 33.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
11.8°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
17.0°C 30.0°C 12.2mm

Lostock Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
256.5mm
24.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
39.6mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
323.8mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
5.4mm
Jan 19
Lowest Temperature
11.8°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
45.6°C
Feb 12

Lostock Dam Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.8°C
21st
Lowest On Record
9.3°C
28th 1986
Average This Month
19.4°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.6°C
12th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
35.3°C
+6.9°C
Long-term Average
28.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.4mm
1st
Total This Month
15.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
130.8mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
448.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
15.0mm
1987
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13:18 EDT

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Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

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