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Low Head Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.0°C falling
Updated at 11:10 EDT

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.0°C falling
Dew Point 9.4°C rising
Feels Like 17.0°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
NE 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1016.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston 18.0°C
Scottsdale 17.2°C
Launceston Ap 16.4°C
Devonport Ap 16.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
19°C

3pm

Mostly clear
21°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9pm

Cloudy
17°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 10:29 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Far North West & Central North coasts

National Forecast

Low Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Rain clearing

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 11°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 5% 20% 90% 30% 5%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 14
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SE 14km/h
SE
NE 19km/h
NE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
S 23km/h
S
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
WNW 36km/h
WNW
W 38km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
Relative Humidity 60% 59% 92% 75% 67% 65% 74% 69% 82% 77% 74% 55% 61% 57%
Dew Point 8°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 19°C 13°C 12°C 9°C 13°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:30 EDT
sunrise
06:02 EDT
sunset
20:44 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
set
Thu 12:51 EDT
rise
Fri 00:37 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
11.3°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
14.4°C 21.6°C 2.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
14.4°C 19.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
14.0°C 18.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
13.1°C 18.4°C 0.2mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
46.6mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
28.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
8.8mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
11.3°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
24.4°C
Jan 8

Low Head Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.3°C
19th
Lowest On Record
8.2°C
1st 2000
Average This Month
15.1°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.4°C
8th
Highest On Record
26.3°C
29th 2009
Average This Month
20.6°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.2mm
14th
Total This Month
28.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.6mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
172.0mm
2004
Driest On Record
5.4mm
2010
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10:15 EDT

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08:09 EDT

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