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Low Head Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 9°C
rain

Now

12.4°C steady
Updated at 17:10 EST

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain, becoming less likely during the evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.4°C steady
Dew Point 8.5°C rising
Feels Like 10.7°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
NW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 992.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:48 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston 12.0°C
Scottsdale 10.1°C
Launceston Ap 9.8°C
Devonport Ap 11.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

12am

Slight chance shower
8°C

3am

Rain
6°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 17:10 EST
Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Tas - Fri 16:42 EST
Flood Watch for Tasmania. The potential exists for flooding of rivers and streams.

Tas - Fri 16:27 EST
Flood Warning for the Meander River

Tas - Fri 15:23 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Fri 15:16 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Macquarie River

Tasmania Weather Update

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Low Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6

Rain

Rain clearing

Late shower

Windy with showers

Showers

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 18°C
Minimum 7°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 17
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
33
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
30
km/h
40
km/h
45
km/h
46
km/h
38
km/h
44
km/h
34
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 17km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
N 14km/h
N
N 21km/h
N
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 40km/h
NW
WNW 45km/h
WNW
WNW 46km/h
WNW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
W 44km/h
W
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 77% 72% 87% 82% 82% 77% 84% 77% 80% 73% 74% 66% 75% 75%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 13°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 6°C 9°C 10°C 13°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:19 EST
sunrise
05:47 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:47 EST
moon
set
Fri 17:31 EST
rise
Sat 05:58 EST
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23
moon
Mon
Oct 31

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 30
- 13°C -
Thu
Sep 29
10.6°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 28
10.8°C 14.9°C 1.2mm
Tue
Sep 27
7.1°C 15.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
5.8°C 14.4°C 0.0mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
531.7mm
109.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
881.8mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
484.3mm
108 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.3°C
16th
Lowest On Record
1.9°C
1st 2003
Average This Month
9.1°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
8.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.2°C
22nd
Highest On Record
18.8°C
15th 2002
Average This Month
14.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
14.0°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.6mm
15th
Total This Month
62.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.0mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
100.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
25.4mm
2004
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Weather News

Concern for homes in South Australia as floodwaters rise, swollen rivers burst their banks

16:43 EST

Water levels are rising in the Gawler River, with significant flooding expected as it reaches its peak later tonight.

SA weather: SES issues emergency warning for Gawler as floodwaters rise

16:25 EST

Significant flooding is expected to impact Gawler and surrounding areas north of Adelaide, which will threaten people's safety, the State Emergency Service says.

Helicopter rescues group trapped in floodwaters at Huonville

15:44 EST

Three adults and two children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville.