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  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TODAY
    Possible shower 18°
    possible shower
    Chance of rain: 70%
    Likely amount: 1-5mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    6:27am EST 6:55am EST 4:54pm EST 5:21pm EST
    NOW
    7.9° Feels Like: 4.7°
    Relative Humidity: 84%
    Dew: 5.3°
    Wind: NW 11km/h
    Gust: NW 11km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.0mm
    Pressure:  
  3. Today Weather

    Gateshead
    Now
    3.3°c
    Feels Like:
    1.8°
    Wind:
    CAL 0km/h
    Gusts:
    0km/h
    Humidity:
    97%
    Possible shower
     
    Min
    18°
    Max
    Today in Gateshead
    Partly cloudy. Morning frost inland. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.
    Tomorrow
    Possible shower
    Min
    16°
    Max
    Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe, most likely in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.
  4. Radar

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  6. Warnings

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Partly cloudy. Morning frost inland. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.

    Forecast for Gateshead (32.989°S, 151.6939°E, 20m AMSL)
      Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed
    Summary Possible shower Possible shower Showers Showers Showers Possible shower Possible shower
    Minimum
    Maximum 18° 16° 17° 16° 18° 18° 19°
    Chance of rain 70% 60% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
    Likely amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
    UV index Low Low Low Low - - -
    Frost risk Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
      9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
    Wind speed 17
    (km/h)
    11
    (km/h)
    22
    (km/h)
    25
    (km/h)
    28
    (km/h)
    30
    (km/h)
    25
    (km/h)
    22
    (km/h)
    19
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    15
    (km/h)
    14
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    Wind direction WSW SSW WSW SW SW SW SW SW S SSE SSW S S SE
    Relative humidity 74% 67% 71% 54% 75% 72% 84% 78% 80% 72% 86% 77% 85% 70%
    Dew point 5°C 11°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 10°C 13°C 9°C 13°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Gateshead Rain Forecast


    Gateshead 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    20
    LOW
    21
    LOW
    22
    MEDIUM
    23
    HIGH
    24
    MEDIUM
    25
    MEDIUM
    26
    27
    28
    29
    30
    Jul 1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    6
    7
    8
    9
    MEDIUM
    10
    11
    12
    13
    14
    15
    16
    17
    LOW
    18
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Jun19

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has been relatively slow moving in recent weeks. There are five main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of the southwest Indian Ocean, Western Australia, the south Pacific, South America, and the Atlantic Ocean.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 6 July to 10 July, 10 July to 14 July, and 17 July to 21 July. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 16 July to 20 July. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 25 June to 29 June, 6 July to 10 July, and 10 July to 14 July.

  10. 12 Month Rainfall Forecast

    Gateshead Rain Forecast


    Gateshead 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Jun
    Jul
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    2019
    2020
    6
    6
    5
    5
    4
    6
    6
    9
    7
    6
    7
    6
    10
    5
    0
    1
    2 - 3
    4 - 7
    8 - 9
    10
    Well below normal
    Below normal
    Near normal
    Above normal
    Well above normal

    Issue Notes - Issued Jun 15

    ENSO status: Neutral (El Nino Watch) Sea surface temperatures (SST's) showed a slight warming during May, and remain significantly warmer than average across the equatorial Pacific. The Nino3.4 index lingered between 0.8 and 0.9 through the month of May. On the other hand, the Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) recorded a value of -0.9 in May, dropping back again into El Nino territory. Current consensus suggests an El Nino pattern across the Pacific Ocean will continue through winter and spring, with all eight international models maintaining a warmer than average Pacific Ocean through the remainder of 2019, with a 50-60% chance of an El Nino developing again later this year. The climate outlook for winter and early spring favours an overall below average rainfall outlook across southern Qld, NSW (mainly west of the Great Dividing Range), Vic, northeastern Tas and the southern SA and WA. A Positive IOD is now well established over the Indian Ocean, with five out of six international models exhibiting a moderate-to-strong event lasting until spring. During Positive IODs, central and southeastern Australia tend to see a reduction in rainfall amounts towards the second half of winter and first half of spring. SST's along the eastern seaboard remain warmer than average, increasing the risk of extreme weather events such as East Coast Lows (ECLs), which activity reaches its peak in early winter. These can bring intense periods of rainfall east of the Great Dividing Range, leading to flash flooding.

  11. Long range rainfall forecast

    Gateshead Rain Forecast


    Gateshead 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    20
    LOW
    21
    LOW
    22
    MEDIUM
    23
    HIGH
    24
    MEDIUM
    25
    MEDIUM
    26
    27
    28
    29
    30
    Jul 1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    6
    7
    8
    9
    MEDIUM
    10
    11
    12
    13
    14
    15
    16
    17
    LOW
    18
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Jun19

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has been relatively slow moving in recent weeks. There are five main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of the southwest Indian Ocean, Western Australia, the south Pacific, South America, and the Atlantic Ocean.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 6 July to 10 July, 10 July to 14 July, and 17 July to 21 July. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 16 July to 20 July. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 25 June to 29 June, 6 July to 10 July, and 10 July to 14 July.

  12. Popup - Daily historical

  13. Past 5 Days

    Gateshead Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Saturday
    Jun 15
    4.5 °C 19.5 °C
    0.0 mm
    Sunday
    Jun 16
    5.0 °C 17.2 °C
    0.0 mm
    Monday
    Jun 17
    9.8 °C 17.7 °C
    0.0 mm
    Tuesday
    Jun 18
    11.8 °C 25.2 °C
    0.0 mm
    Wednesday
    Jun 19
    7.1 °C -
    0.0 mm
    Legend
  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Gateshead minimum temp history (32.989°S, 151.6939°E, 20m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 25.7° 13/06/2019 Coldest this month 4.5° 15/06/2019
    Hottest on record 24.4 28/06/2003 Coldest on record 2.1 16/06/2006
    Hottest this year 40.6° 05/01/2019 Coldest this year 4.5° 15/06/2019
    Long term average 18.4° Long term average 8.7°
    Average this month 18.8° Average this month 8.9°
    Hottest June On Record Avg. max. temp. 19.6° 2003 Coldest June on record Avg. min. temp. 6.9° 2004
    Gateshead rainfall history (32.989°S, 151.6939°E, 20m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 65.2mm 02/06/2019 Total This Month 111.4mm
    7.0 days
    Long Term Average 123.7mm 12.6 days Wettest June on record 529.6mm 2003
  15. Popup - Radar

  16. Year to Date

    Gateshead Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Jun 699.3mm 69.7 day(s)
    Total For 2019 340.3mm 35.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2018 455.2mm 45.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 65.2mm Jun 2
    Lowest Temperature 4.5°C Jun15
    Highest Temperature 40.6°C Jan 5
  17. Popup - Monthly historical

  18. Climatology

    Gateshead Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 29.2 28.3 26.7 23.9 21.1 18.4 17.8 19.7 22.6 24.8 26.0 27.8 23.9
    Mean Min (°C) 19.4 19.4 17.4 13.9 10.5 8.7 7.5 8.0 10.8 13.3 15.9 17.8 13.6
    Mean Rain (mm) 89.6 137.0 123.2 135.5 90.3 123.7 60.1 59.2 69.1 58.4 113.5 68.6 1128.7
    Mean Rain Days 10.6 12.2 11.8 11.3 11.2 12.6 11.2 9.2 8.3 8.8 11.8 10.4 117.7