Fairfax Media Network

Holwell Weather


41.28°S 146.78°E 343m AMSL

George Town Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 11°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

9.6°C rising
Updated at 05:50 EST

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 800 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the late morning and afternoon. Possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.6°C rising
Dew Point 6.1°C rising
Feels Like 5.0°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
WNW 48km/h rising
Wind Gusts 52km/h
Pressure 993.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Sheffield 5.0°C
Devonport Ap 8.2°C
Launceston 8.1°C
Launceston Ap 5.4°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
8°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
11°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
10°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
6°C

Central North Weather Warnings

view all
Tas - Thu 05:02 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

George Town 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 9°C 6°C 3°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 80% 50% 20% 90% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 35
km/h
30
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
SW 12km/h
SW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
W 10km/h
W
NW 14km/h
NW
N 17km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
Relative Humidity 67% 66% 73% 53% 66% 52% 72% 66% 85% 83% 81% 75% 73% 67%
Dew Point 4°C 4°C 4°C 1°C 1°C 1°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 5°C

George Town Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:33 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon


moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 16
8.4°C 13°C 5.4mm
Tue
Aug 15
5°C 13°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
6°C 15°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
4.2°C 11°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 12
8.5°C 12.3°C 9.6mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
481.1mm
93.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
274.6mm
72 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
781.2mm
91 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
2.3°C
Jul 27
Highest Temperature
25.7°C
Mar 13

Low Head Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
21st 2013
Average This Month
6.4°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
7.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
17.2°C
27th 2001
Average This Month
12.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
5th
Total This Month
38.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
83.0mm
16.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
193.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
19.0mm
2006
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

It's going to be a windy 24 hours in South Australia as the second cold front of the week crosses the state's south.

Winter warmth strikes eastern states

18:07 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their highest August temperature in eight years today.

Sydney weather: One man dead as wild weather brings down walls, trees, power lines

17:40 EST

A man has died following a wall collapse on a building site in Sydney's north-west as wild wind gusts bring down trees and powerlines across parts of the city.