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George Town Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 18°C
late_shower

Now

15.5°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EST

Central North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.
Thursday Slight chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning, becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.5°C rising
Dew Point 13.9°C rising
Feels Like 15.5°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
WNW 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 EST
Sunset sunset
17:28 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston 12.9°C
Devonport Ap -
Scottsdale 12.2°C
Launceston Ap 10.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Fog
9°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

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National Forecast

George Town 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 11°C 9°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 60% 10% 5% 5% 10% 5% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Low Low
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 20
km/h
26
km/h
35
km/h
35
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 20km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
W 35km/h
W
WSW 35km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
SW 17km/h
SW
NW 23km/h
NW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
NW 18km/h
NW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
NW 22km/h
NW
W 20km/h
W
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 88% 79% 68% 53% 75% 61% 77% 68% 76% 66% 81% 70% 84% 76%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 7°C 12°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 14°C

George Town Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:53 EST
sunset
17:28 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon


moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
10.3°C 18°C 0.2mm
Mon
Apr 23
10.9°C 17.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
10.9°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
9.2°C 17.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
10.1°C 18.5°C 0.0mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
180.6mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
137.0mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
143.0mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.6mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Apr 18
Highest Temperature
27.3°C
Jan 15

Low Head Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.1°C
18th
Lowest On Record
3.7°C
29th 2009
Average This Month
12.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
23.1°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
18.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.4mm
15th
Total This Month
13.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
54.6mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
88.6mm
2009
Driest On Record
12.6mm
2007
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