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Low Head Forecast

Tonight 10°C
Tomorrow 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.8°C steady
Updated at 19:30 EDT

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds NW 40 to 60 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h tending SW before dawn then becoming light in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.8°C steady
Dew Point 10.8°C rising
Feels Like 10.2°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
WNW 62km/h falling
Wind Gusts 80km/h
Pressure 990.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 8.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:36 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston 14.5°C
Scottsdale 12.5°C
Launceston Ap 12.8°C
Devonport Ap 13.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

3am

Mostly clear
10°C

6am

Mostly clear
8°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 16:29 EDT
Initial Minor Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Thu 16:25 EDT
Initial Minor Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Tas - Thu 16:05 EDT
Gale Warning for all coastal waters except Derwent Estuary which has a Strong Wind Warning. Small Craft Alert for C Plateau & SW Lakes

National Forecast

Low Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 23°C 20°C
Minimum 13°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 5% 10% 20% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High 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 32
km/h
45
km/h
32
km/h
33
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
36
km/h
40
km/h
Wind Direction NE 32km/h
NE
NW 45km/h
NW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WSW 33km/h
WSW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
NW 19km/h
NW
N 13km/h
N
NNW 15km/h
NNW
N 13km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 91% 80% 58% 50% 70% 68% 70% 66% 72% 69% 76% 71% 69% 63%
Dew Point 16°C 14°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 11°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 11°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:01 EDT
sunrise
05:34 EDT
sunset
20:37 EDT
last light
21:10 EDT
moon
set
Fri 02:19 EDT
rise
Fri 14:48 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
12.3°C 17°C 8.6mm
Wed
Dec 7
12.9°C 18.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
12.0°C 17.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
14.6°C 18.3°C 2.2mm
Sun
Dec 4
10.1°C 18.8°C 0.0mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
674.7mm
139.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1064.8mm
137 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
531.6mm
128 Day(s)
Wettest Day
97.8mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
2.8°C
Aug 24
Highest Temperature
27.3°C
Feb 3

Low Head Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
6.5°C
28th 2010
Average This Month
12.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.4°C
1st
Highest On Record
25.7°C
8th 2004
Average This Month
18.2°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
18.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.6mm
8th
Total This Month
12.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.0mm
9.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.6mm
2005
Driest On Record
12.2mm
2000
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