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Butlers Gorge Forecast

This morning 2°C
Today 8°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

6.1°C falling
Updated at 03:00 EST

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Medium chance of light showers in the west, most likely in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 10.
Friday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the south in the early morning. Patches of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Currently at Butlers Gorge

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.1°C falling
Dew Point 1.8°C falling
Feels Like 3.8°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:27 EST
Sunset sunset
16:56 EST

Nearby Now

Liawenee 1.5°C
Ouse 7.1°C
Mt Read 2.5°C
Bushy Park 10.5°C

Next 12 hours in Butlers Gorge

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
2°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

3pm

Mostly clear
7°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 21:33 EST
Frost Warning for Tasmania

National Forecast

Butlers Gorge 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30

Mostly cloudy

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower

Rain

Showers
Maximum 8°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 11°C 8°C
Minimum 2°C -2°C -2°C 0°C 7°C 5°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 20% 50% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Severe Severe High Nil Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
5
km/h
1
km/h
2
km/h
0
km/h
0
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction W 6km/h
W
WSW 5km/h
WSW
NNW 1km/h
NNW
W 2km/h
W
Calm
NNE
Calm
NNE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
N 9km/h
N
N 9km/h
N
N 10km/h
N
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 84% 70% 78% 62% 77% 56% 78% 63% 83% 70% 83% 71% 83% 75%
Dew Point 2°C 2°C -1°C 4°C -1°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 5°C 6°C 2°C 4°C

Butlers Gorge 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
06:56 EST
sunrise
07:27 EST
sunset
16:56 EST
last light
17:27 EST
moon
rise
Thu 14:25 EST
set
Fri 02:25 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Butlers Gorge Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
4.6°C 9°C 1.6mm
Tue
May 22
5.8°C 7.5°C 7.0mm
Mon
May 21
5.1°C 8.5°C 20.4mm
Sun
May 20
6.0°C 8.3°C 9.6mm
Sat
May 19
4.5°C 9.9°C 2.8mm

Butlers Gorge Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
579.3mm
87.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
671.2mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
350.2mm
79 Day(s)
Wettest Day
45.2mm
May 11
Lowest Temperature
-3.9°C
Mar 21
Highest Temperature
32.6°C
Jan 28

Butlers Gorge Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-6.1°C
17th 1966
Average This Month
3.5°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
1.8°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
22.0°C
1st 1985
Average This Month
11.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
10.1°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
45.2mm
11th
Total This Month
180.2mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
161.9mm
22.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
537.2mm
1958
Driest On Record
38.9mm
1967
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