The Branch Weather


Newcastle Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 22°C
sunny

Now

3.6°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EST

Hunter for Sunday Sunny. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning N/NE and becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.
Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.6°C falling
Dew Point 2.9°C falling
Feels Like 1.0°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
NW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1019.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 EST
Sunset sunset
17:08 EST

Nearby Now

Tocal 3.5°C
Nobbys Head 10.2°C
Cessnock Ap -0.2°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
7°C

6am

Clear
6°C

9am

Clear
12°C

12pm

Clear
20°C

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Weatherpulse

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
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Mon
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Tue
Jul 23
Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26
Sat
Jul 27

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Windy

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 22°C 23°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 6°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 4°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 5% 20% 40% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
N 13km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
W 18km/h
W
SSW 16km/h
SSW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
W 16km/h
W
SSW 17km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 63% 41% 72% 48% 70% 36% 57% 37% 70% 49% 73% 42% 73% 52%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 8°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 10°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:51 EST
sunset
17:08 EST
last light
17:34 EST
moon
set
Sun 09:30 EST
rise
Sun 21:00 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 20
9.4°C 20°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 19
9.1°C 17.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 18
9.4°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 17
10.6°C 18°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 16
10.2°C 17.8°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
905.4mm
79.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
642.3mm
81 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
845.2mm
84 Day(s)
Wettest Day
106.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
7.8°C
Jun 22
Highest Temperature
34.7°C
Feb 12

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
7th
Lowest On Record
2.2°C
16th 1970
Average This Month
10.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.7°C
18th
Highest On Record
24.7°C
31st 2014
Average This Month
19.0°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.5mm
7th
Total This Month
8.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
138.9mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
615.9mm
1912
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1970
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Weather News

Wind and rain batter parts of WA

18:04 EST

A cold front brought a dramatic end to the working week as it crossed Western Australia.

The cold mornings continue for NSW

12:42 EST

Clearer skies and calmer winds have meant that New South Wales has seen minimum temperatures below the average in many places for the past couple of days.

Murray-Darling Basin in 'most severe' two-to-three year drought conditions in 120 years of records, BOM says

23:57 EST

Every drought is different, but when it comes to the current drought conditions across the Murray-Darling Basin, BOM says it is now "the most severe in 120 years of records".