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Low Head Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 15°C
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Now

10.6°C rising
Updated at 23:40 EST

Central North for Friday Becoming cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. High chance of showers this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds near the coast at night. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.6°C rising
Dew Point 8.9°C rising
Feels Like 8.2°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
S 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1006.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 EST
Sunset sunset
18:09 EST

Nearby Now

Devonport Ap 9.9°C
Launceston 10.7°C
Sheffield 7.0°C
Scottsdale 7.5°C

Next 12 hours in Devonport

48-hour forecast

12am

Slight chance storm
10°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
8°C

6am

Chance shower
8°C

9am

Rain
11°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 22:05 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Low Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 22
Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28

Showers

Windy with rain

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 15°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 8°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 20% 50% 60% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
40
km/h
43
km/h
34
km/h
35
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction NW 12km/h
NW
N 10km/h
N
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 13km/h
NE
NW 40km/h
NW
NW 43km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NW 7km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 81% 79% 91% 88% 87% 85% 71% 65% 65% 63% 72% 72% 81% 78%
Dew Point 9°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 9°C 10°C 5°C 7°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 8°C 10°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:34 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:10 EST
last light
18:37 EST
moon
rise
Sat 07:45 EST
set
Sat 21:10 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 22
10.5°C 15°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
- 13°C -
Wed
Sep 20
5.3°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
10.2°C 12.2°C 10.6mm
Mon
Sep 18
8.2°C 13.2°C 0.0mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
543.2mm
109.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
311.8mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
878.6mm
107 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
1.9°C
Aug 20
Highest Temperature
25.7°C
Mar 13

Low Head Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.1°C
17th
Lowest On Record
1.9°C
1st 2003
Average This Month
7.7°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
8.5°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
18.8°C
15th 2002
Average This Month
12.7°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
14.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.6mm
19th
Total This Month
28.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.1mm
15.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
100.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
25.4mm
2004
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