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Hunter Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter early this morning. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. High chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Issued Mon 19:15 EST

Hunter Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
12 25 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 9 78 SSE 15 49
Mostly sunny
13 24 30% < 1mm Nil SW 5 75 SSE 9 55
Mostly sunny
11 25 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Fog then sunny
12 24 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 25 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 8 81 SSE 13 53
Mostly sunny
13 24 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 20 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 26 88 S 25 48
Mostly sunny
17 23 70% 5-10mm Nil SSW 17 74 S 21 58
Mostly sunny
17 24 70% 5-10mm Nil SSW 21 75 S 24 68
Mostly sunny
19 22 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 14 73 S 18 62
Mostly sunny
13 24 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Fog then sunny
10 25 30% < 1mm Nil S 8 79 SSE 19 39
Mostly sunny
11 25 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Fog then sunny
12 24 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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