Cessnock Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast updated at 5:32 pm EDT on Friday 20 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Possible shower or storm.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Hunter area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms mostly in the Upper Hunter. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Saturday 21 January

Summary
Min 19
Max 28
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Hunter area

Partly cloudy. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Fire Danger
North Coast: High
Greater Hunter: High
Greater Sydney Region: High
Central Ranges: High

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Newcastle 21 24
Partly cloudy. Maitland 20 28
Partly cloudy. Singleton 19 30
Partly cloudy. Gosford 20 26
Partly cloudy. Scone 19 31

Sunday 22 January

Summary
Min 17
Max 30
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Hunter area

Partly cloudy. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Monday 23 January

Summary
Min 16
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Hunter area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Tuesday 24 January

Summary
Min 21
Max 41
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Hunter area

Mostly sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to northwesterly during the day then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Wednesday 25 January

Summary
Min 20
Max 27
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Thursday 26 January

Summary
Min 19
Max 29
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Friday 27 January

Summary
Min 19
Max 34
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Saturday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11026