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Hunter Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16.

  • Thursday Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Areas of morning fog, then mostly sunny. Light winds.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the day then turning W during the evening.

Issued Wed 05:15 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
5 16 50% < 1mm Slight NW 17 67 SSW 20 45
Possible shower
7 16 50% < 1mm Nil SW 21 64 SSW 20 50
Mostly sunny
6 15 50% - Nil WNW 17 66 WNW 18 47
Mostly sunny
5 12 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 19 72 WNW 19 57
Mostly sunny
5 16 40% < 1mm Slight NW 18 73 SW 20 46
Possible shower
4 13 50% < 1mm Slight WNW 18 75 W 17 59
Late shower
3 8 60% < 1mm Moderate NNW 27 82 SW 28 64
Possible shower
7 16 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 31 65 SW 28 49
Mostly sunny
8 16 40% < 1mm Nil W 34 70 SSW 30 54
Possible shower
9 17 40% < 1mm Nil W 24 66 SSW 27 57
Possible shower
4 13 50% < 1mm Slight WNW 18 76 W 18 59
Cloudy
1 12 40% < 1mm High NNW 12 89 S 19 57
Mostly sunny
2 15 50% < 1mm Moderate WNW 19 76 WNW 19 48
Mostly sunny
6 14 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 21 72 WNW 20 54
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