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Low Head Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 20°C
rain_clearing

Now

17.7°C rising
Updated at 19:30 EDT

Central North for Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain, most likely later this evening. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Monday Medium (60%) chance of rain in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W/NW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. High.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.7°C rising
Dew Point 15.1°C steady
Feels Like 17.7°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
ENE 29km/h steady
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1005.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:32 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston 21.8°C
Devonport Ap 17.4°C
Launceston Ap 20.3°C
Scottsdale 18.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Intermittent rain
19°C

12am

Cloudy
18°C

3am

Heavy shower
18°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning Far NW Coast, East of Flinders Island, Lower East Coast, South East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast

National Forecast

Low Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10

Rain

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy with rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 10°C 15°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 5% 90% 90% 20% 5%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Extreme Very High
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 9
km/h
18
km/h
35
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
32
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
35
km/h
30
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 9km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
N 22km/h
N
WNW 35km/h
WNW
W 30km/h
W
W 32km/h
W
W 23km/h
W
WNW 30km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 70% 75% 72% 63% 68% 65% 76% 73% 86% 77% 61% 54% 69% 66%
Dew Point 9°C 15°C 11°C 13°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 12°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:01 EDT
sunrise
05:34 EDT
sunset
20:33 EDT
last light
21:06 EDT
moon
set
Sun 23:57 EDT
rise
Mon 10:30 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 4
10.1°C 18°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
11.2°C 17.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
13.5°C 17.9°C 0.6mm
Thu
Dec 1
14.1°C 19.4°C 0.6mm
Wed
Nov 30
11.6°C 18.8°C 0.0mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
674.7mm
139.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1054.0mm
135 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
529.6mm
127 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

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
6.5°C
28th 2010
Average This Month
12.2°C
-0.6°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
0.6mm
1st
Total This Month
1.2mm
2 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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