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George Town Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.1°C rising
Updated at 08:30 EDT

Central North for Monday Slight chance of drizzle this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.1°C rising
Dew Point 12.8°C falling
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
SSE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Launceston 18.9°C
Scottsdale 17.2°C
Launceston Ap 17.3°C
Devonport Ap 19.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

George Town 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Windy with showers

Windy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 26°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C
Minimum 14°C 18°C 17°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 40% 70% 60% 50% 80% 70% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index
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 8
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
34
km/h
36
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 8km/h
ESE
N 12km/h
N
E 18km/h
E
NE 21km/h
NE
WNW 34km/h
WNW
W 36km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
NW 30km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NW 25km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
W 19km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
Relative Humidity 79% 68% 84% 76% 74% 57% 62% 62% 75% 67% 77% 70% 58% 47%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 19°C 21°C 14°C 12°C 8°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 8°C 8°C

George Town Sun & Moon Times

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moon
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Dec 26
moon
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Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
11.0°C 19°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
15.4°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
13.4°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
16.9°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
- 21.2°C -

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
687.1mm
139.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
429.4mm
114 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1073.6mm
139 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.6mm
Dec 3
Lowest Temperature
1.9°C
Aug 20
Highest Temperature
25.7°C
Mar 13

Low Head Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
6.5°C
28th 2010
Average This Month
13.3°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.2°C
13th
Highest On Record
25.7°C
8th 2004
Average This Month
19.3°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
41.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.4mm
9.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.6mm
2005
Driest On Record
12.2mm
2000
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