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Low Head Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 13°C
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Now

11.2°C rising
Updated at 03:10 EST

Central North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.2°C rising
Dew Point 8.8°C rising
Feels Like 7.4°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
WNW 44km/h rising
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1011.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Devonport Ap 9.8°C
Launceston 7.4°C
Scottsdale 7.2°C
Sheffield 7.9°C

Next 12 hours in Devonport

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
8°C

9am

Mostly clear. Windy
11°C

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
13°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Wed 20:48 EST
Severe Weather Warning for TAS. The potential exists for severe weather which may include thunderstorms, damaging winds or heavy rainfall

Tas - Wed 14:50 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Wed 14:41 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Tasmania Weather Update

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Low Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1
Tue
Aug 2
Wed
Aug 3

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 7°C 9°C 4°C 9°C 6°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 90% 80% 90% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 38
km/h
37
km/h
39
km/h
38
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
31
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 38km/h
WNW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WNW 39km/h
WNW
W 38km/h
W
W 6km/h
W
N 15km/h
N
W 31km/h
W
W 27km/h
W
NE 23km/h
NE
NNE 31km/h
NNE
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
WSW 28km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 81% 75% 80% 70% 75% 73% 78% 69% 81% 88% 79% 70% 76% 68%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 2°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:24 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:45 EST
moon
set
Thu 12:18 EST
rise
Fri 02:31 EST
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18
moon
Thu
Aug 25

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 27
- 11°C -
Tue
Jul 26
7.5°C - 4.0mm
Mon
Jul 25
6.7°C 12.2°C 20.6mm
Sun
Jul 24
5.8°C 11.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 23
5.9°C 8.5°C 11.8mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
381.3mm
76.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
725.8mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
414.7mm
81 Day(s)
Wettest Day
97.8mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
3.2°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
27.3°C
Feb 3

Low Head Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.8°C
21st
Lowest On Record
0.6°C
11th 1998
Average This Month
8.3°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.4°C
3rd
Highest On Record
15.9°C
19th 2001
Average This Month
12.8°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.6mm
25th
Total This Month
118.4mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
73.3mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
134.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
22.2mm
2011
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