Williamtown RAAF Weather


Newcastle Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 27°C
rain_developing

Now

17.2°C rising
Updated at 07:00 EDT

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Very high chance of rain and the chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.2°C rising
Dew Point 17.0°C rising
Feels Like 18.2°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
NNW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 9.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:06 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:45 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 19.0°C
Tocal 17.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

3pm

Chance shower
26°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
23°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney and Illawarra coasts

Weatherpulse

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8
Thu
Apr 9

Rain developing

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 29°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 23°C
Minimum 18°C 20°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 5% 40% 50% 60% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High High High High 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 13
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NW 13km/h
NW
NE 15km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
SW 18km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SW 16km/h
SW
S 17km/h
S
SW 17km/h
SW
S 20km/h
S
Relative Humidity 92% 74% 89% 47% 59% 42% 58% 50% 68% 61% 74% 63% 74% 59%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 21°C 17°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 14°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:41 EDT
sunrise
07:06 EDT
sunset
18:45 EDT
last light
19:10 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 15:41 EDT
set
Sat 02:10 EDT
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Williamtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 2
16.4°C 28°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 1
16.3°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 31
17.4°C 26.8°C 0.8mm
Mon
Mar 30
16.6°C 22.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 29
16.3°C 27.0°C 8.4mm

Williamtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
458.5mm
48.8 Day(s)
Total For 2020
345.2mm
50 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
218.4mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
66.2mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
12.5°C
Mar 28
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Jan 4

Williamtown Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
2.1°C
23rd 2006
Average This Month
16.4°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
37.0°C
5th 1986
Average This Month
27.6°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
117.8mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
418.4mm
2015
Driest On Record
4.4mm
1991
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