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Low Head Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 18°C
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Now

15.2°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers early this morning. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.2°C rising
Dew Point 13.2°C rising
Feels Like 15.2°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
WNW 27km/h steady
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EST
Sunset sunset
17:13 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston 15.6°C
Scottsdale 15.2°C
Launceston Ap 14.3°C
Devonport Ap 15.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12pm

Mostly clear
17°C

3pm

Mostly clear
17°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 05:00 EST
Gale Warning for SE, SW & CW Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Far NW, CN, Upper/Lower E Coasts, Banks Strait/Franklin Snd & E of Flinders Is

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Low Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11
Thu
May 12

Windy with showers

Late shower

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 13°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 11°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 90% 90% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low 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 27
km/h
31
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
36
km/h
37
km/h
36
km/h
39
km/h
36
km/h
37
km/h
Wind Direction W 27km/h
W
WNW 31km/h
WNW
NW 6km/h
NW
NE 10km/h
NE
E 11km/h
E
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NW 20km/h
NW
WSW 36km/h
WSW
WSW 37km/h
WSW
W 36km/h
W
WSW 39km/h
WSW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 82% 67% 78% 79% 87% 88% 94% 87% 77% 68% 76% 71% 78% 78%
Dew Point 12°C 11°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 12°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:36 EST
sunrise
07:05 EST
sunset
17:13 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
set
Fri 17:07 EST
rise
Sat 07:06 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 5
12.2°C 17°C 1.2mm
Wed
May 4
11.0°C 16.8°C 9.2mm
Tue
May 3
13.3°C 16.1°C 11.2mm
Mon
May 2
12.3°C 17.2°C 4.6mm
Sun
May 1
14.8°C 16.6°C 12.6mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
239.2mm
45.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
300.2mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
233.5mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
91.8mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
8.0°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
27.3°C
Feb 3

Low Head Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
12.7°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
9.3°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
19.2°C
6th 1999
Average This Month
16.7°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
15.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.6mm
1st
Total This Month
38.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.9mm
13.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
134.2mm
2013
Driest On Record
11.4mm
2009
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