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Low Head Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 10°C
rain

Now

14.8°C steady
Updated at 11:50 EDT

Central North for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening, possibly heavy at times this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending N 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then turning W/NW 35 to 50 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.8°C steady
Dew Point 14.0°C steady
Feels Like 12.1°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
NNE 48km/h falling
Wind Gusts 54km/h
Pressure 991.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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

Nearby Now

Launceston 16.0°C
Devonport Ap 14.9°C
Launceston Ap 15.0°C
Scottsdale 13.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Shower. Windy
18°C

6pm

Shower. Windy
17°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 10:14 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for all coastal waters and Southeast Inshore bays. Strong Wind for Derwent Estuary

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

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 20°C
Minimum 13°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 5% 10% 20% 50% 80%
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 33
km/h
45
km/h
32
km/h
33
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
34
km/h
40
km/h
Wind Direction NE 33km/h
NE
NW 45km/h
NW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WSW 33km/h
WSW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
NW 20km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
NNW 15km/h
NNW
N 13km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 91% 81% 58% 50% 70% 66% 70% 64% 72% 69% 77% 69% 68% 61%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 5°C 7°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 10°C 12°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:01 EDT
sunrise
05:34 EDT
sunset
20:36 EDT
last light
21:09 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 13:40 EDT
set
Fri 02:19 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 - 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
18.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
18.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
5th
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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