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    Welcome to Hunter Valley Weather!! This site contains information about the weather and climate of the Hunter Region, NSW Australia. It includes climatic data, weather photos, past and present severe weather and general weather information.

    Recent Events

    Severe thunderstorm hits Scone - 8 February 2007
    Widespread thunderstorm activity occurred across the region yesterday afternoon. Gale force winds brought down trees and up roof buildings in Scone. Small hail observed in northern areas of Lake Macquarie.

    Coolest December in 7 years - 1 January 2007
    December 2006 was the coolest December since 1999. Williamtown equalled its record low average minimum temperature for the month of December. Mean Temperatures were approximetely 1C below average.

    Wintery cold front brings snow - 16 November 2006
    A significant cold front passed through the region overnight, bringing snow to higher grounds. Temperatures dropped to below 10C this morning. It was the first time there has been November snow on the Barrington Tops since 1996.

    Latest News
    09 Aug 2008 - Lake Macquarie AWS is now online
    04 Sep 2007 - A new automatic weather station for Merriwa
    08 Aug 2007 - New radar maps have been released
    17 May 2006 - New look and extended forecasts (Bureau of Meteorology)
    07 Mar 2005 - New Radar Maps (BoM)
    Did you know?

    The highest temperatures ever recorded in the Hunter Valley are higher then those recorded in Alice Springs, Northern Territory. Even though Singleton's average temperatures are cooler then Alice Springs, its official high temp record stands at 45.9C (114.6F), which is 0.7C higher than the official high temp record for Alice Springs. The record for Alice Springs is 45.2C (113.4F). Jerrys Plains also holds a record of 45.6C.

    Saturday 19/10 06:40
    Wind:WNW 7 km/h
    Press:1015.6 hpa
    Rain:0.0 mm
    (since 9am)
    Latest radar
    Saturday 19/10 06:40
    Wind:W 6 km/h
    Press:1017.0 hpa
    Rain:0.0 mm
    (since 9am)

    Friday, 03 December 2021
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