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Mt Read Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.8°C steady
Updated at 00:30 EDT

Central for Wednesday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the west in the early morning. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.
Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the west in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.8°C steady
Dew Point 8.1°C rising
Feels Like 14.8°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
NE 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1009.0hPa
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Liawenee 7.4°C
Devonport Ap 14.8°C
Luncheon Hill 11.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

6am

Mostly clear
8°C

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

12pm

Mostly clear
19°C

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National Forecast

Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Late thunder

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 26°C 27°C 30°C 32°C 20°C 15°C
Minimum 7°C 9°C 12°C 15°C 20°C 17°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 30% 20% 90% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 22
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
34
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 22km/h
WNW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
ENE 22km/h
ENE
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
WSW 15km/h
WSW
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NE 31km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
SW 24km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
SSW 34km/h
SSW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 79% 62% 75% 47% 73% 51% 68% 46% 71% 55% 93% 77% 70% 61%
Dew Point 11°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 17°C 15°C 6°C 8°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:39 EDT
sunrise
06:11 EDT
sunset
20:48 EDT
last light
21:20 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:56 EDT
set
Thu 00:37 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Lake St Clair Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 23
6°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 22
11.2°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 21
9.6°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 20
10.6°C 26.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
15.2°C 27.6°C 0.0mm

Lake St Clair Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
103.9mm
14.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
37.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
63.8mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
17.8mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
2.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
30.4°C
Jan 18

Lake St Clair Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.6°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-2.5°C
24th 2000
Average This Month
7.2°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
6.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.4°C
18th
Highest On Record
33.9°C
16th 2014
Average This Month
21.3°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
19.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.8mm
13th
Total This Month
37.6mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
103.9mm
14.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
246.2mm
2004
Driest On Record
25.8mm
2008
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