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Low Head Forecast

Today 9°C
Tonight 2°C
possible_shower

Now

8.1°C falling
Updated at 13:20 EST

Central North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 300 metres, lifting in the afternoon. Possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 9.

Currently at Low Head

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.1°C falling
Dew Point 2.6°C falling
Feels Like 3.6°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
W 37km/h rising
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1005.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:17 EST
Sunset sunset
17:22 EST

Nearby Now

Devonport Ap 8.9°C
Launceston 9.9°C
Sheffield 4.5°C
Launceston Ap 7.6°C

Next 12 hours in Devonport

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
9°C

6pm

Mostly clear
6°C

9pm

Mostly clear
5°C

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:06 EST
Gale Warning for Lower/South East Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for all remaining except Derwent Estuary; Fredrick Henry & Norfolk Bays

Tas - Wed 10:00 EST
Road Weather Alert for North West/East Coasts, Central N, N East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley & South East

Tasmania Weather Update

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Low Head 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny
Maximum 9°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 2°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 6°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 5% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate High Moderate Moderate Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 28
km/h
34
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 28km/h
WSW
WSW 34km/h
WSW
SW 15km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SW 11km/h
SW
E 9km/h
E
NW 7km/h
NW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
S 19km/h
S
WSW 26km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 77% 58% 82% 62% 98% 61% 87% 65% 90% 77% 96% 69% 86% 76%
Dew Point 1°C 1°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 7°C

Low Head Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:47 EST
sunrise
07:17 EST
sunset
17:22 EST
last light
17:51 EST
moon
rise
Wed 23:10 EST
set
Thu 10:36 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Low Head Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 5
5.7°C - 4.2mm
Tue
Aug 4
4.3°C 10.9°C 0.4mm
Mon
Aug 3
4.4°C 8.4°C 3.4mm
Sun
Aug 2
8.6°C 12.0°C 1.2mm
Sat
Aug 1
8.3°C 10.6°C 7.0mm

Low Head Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
467.7mm
93.5 Day(s)
Total For 2015
435.9mm
89 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
382.0mm
81 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.2mm
Mar 26
Lowest Temperature
0.9°C
Jul 18
Highest Temperature
27.0°C
Jan 14

Low Head Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
21st 2013
Average This Month
6.3°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
17.2°C
27th 2001
Average This Month
10.5°C
-2.6°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
1st
Total This Month
16.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
86.4mm
16.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
193.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
19.0mm
2006
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