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George Town Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 9°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.9°C rising
Updated at 13:50 EST

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower early this morning. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.9°C rising
Dew Point 7.7°C rising
Feels Like 15.9°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
W 33km/h falling
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1014.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:54 EST
Sunset sunset
17:27 EST

Nearby Now

Devonport Ap 16.0°C
Launceston 16.9°C
Scottsdale 15.3°C
Launceston Ap 16.1°C

Next 12 hours in Devonport

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
16°C

6pm

Mostly clear
13°C

9pm

Mostly clear
11°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

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National Forecast

George Town 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1
Wed
May 2

Mostly sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 10°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 5% 5% 40% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Low 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 36
km/h
36
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction W 36km/h
W
W 36km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SW 16km/h
SW
NW 24km/h
NW
S 18km/h
S
NW 19km/h
NW
W 19km/h
W
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
NW 21km/h
NW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
Relative Humidity 68% 55% 79% 65% 83% 72% 78% 66% 79% 67% 81% 73% 87% 80%
Dew Point 6°C 8°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 8°C 11°C 8°C 12°C 10°C 14°C 12°C 15°C

George Town Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:25 EST
sunrise
06:54 EST
sunset
17:27 EST
last light
17:55 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
Thu
Apr 26
13.6°C - 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 25
11.2°C 18.4°C 1.4mm
Tue
Apr 24
10.3°C 17.9°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

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
180.6mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
138.6mm
28 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
12.2°C
+1.1°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
15.0mm
7 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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