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Low Head Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 11°C
sunny

Now

17.6°C steady
Updated at 10:40 EDT

Central North for Wednesday Sunny. Winds NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 22. High.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C steady
Dew Point 6.2°C falling
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
SW 38km/h rising
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1008.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 11.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:45 EDT

Nearby Now

Devonport Ap 18.3°C
Launceston 18.0°C
Scottsdale 16.4°C
Launceston Ap 17.4°C

Next 12 hours in Devonport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
18°C

3pm

Clear
20°C

6pm

Clear
19°C

9pm

Clear
16°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:15 EDT
Gale Warning for Lower East Coast and South East Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere. Cancelled for Banks Strait/Cent West/SW Lakes

National Forecast

Low Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Sunny

Late shower

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C
Minimum 14°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 90% 90% 5% 40% 80% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 30
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
5
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 30km/h
WSW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SE 14km/h
SE
NE 20km/h
NE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 5km/h
NW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
Relative Humidity 62% 49% 60% 58% 91% 76% 71% 65% 74% 69% 78% 76% 77% 64%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 8°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 19°C 15°C 15°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:29 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:45 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
set
Wed 11:53 EDT
rise
Thu 00:08 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 18
14.4°C - 2.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
14.4°C 19.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
14.0°C 18.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
13.1°C 18.4°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jan 14
14.4°C 18.6°C 26.2mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
46.6mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
28.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
8.8mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
13.1°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
24.4°C
Jan 8

Low Head Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.1°C
15th
Lowest On Record
8.2°C
1st 2000
Average This Month
15.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.4°C
8th
Highest On Record
26.3°C
29th 2009
Average This Month
20.5°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.2mm
14th
Total This Month
28.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.6mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
172.0mm
2004
Driest On Record
5.4mm
2010
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