Cessnock Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Sunday 18 February 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Max 36
Cloud clearing.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Hunter area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.

Surf conditions may be more powerful than they appear and are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing and swimming.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Newcastle 28
Mostly sunny. Maitland 36
Cloud clearing. Singleton 37
Mostly sunny. Gosford 30
Mostly sunny. Scone 37

Monday 19 February

Summary
Min 17
Max 31
Shower or two developing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Hunter area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms about the Upper Hunter in the afternoon and evening. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Tuesday 20 February

Summary
Min 16
Max 25
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Hunter area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Wednesday 21 February

Summary
Min 14
Max 27
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Hunter area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the Lower Hunter, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Thursday 22 February

Summary
Min 13
Max 29
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Friday 23 February

Summary
Min 14
Max 31
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Saturday 24 February

Summary
Min 15
Max 35
Possible late shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Sunday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11026