Cradle Mountain Weather


41.65°S 145.94°E 867m AMSL

Mt Read Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 7°C
sunny

Now

16.8°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EDT

Central for Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze in the east in the morning and early afternoon. Slight chance of a shower in the west later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 30.

Currently at Mt Read

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Temperature 16.8°C rising
Dew Point 10.8°C falling
Feels Like 13.1°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
NW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheffield 28.9°C
Liawenee 25.9°C
Devonport Ap 21.3°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
20°C

6pm

Clear
18°C

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

12am

Shower
10°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 09:34 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Central North, North East, East Coast, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley, South East and Central Plateau

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Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 22
Wed
Jan 23
Thu
Jan 24
Fri
Jan 25
Sat
Jan 26
Sun
Jan 27
Mon
Jan 28

Sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 16°C 20°C 25°C 15°C 12°C 13°C
Minimum 8°C 7°C 7°C 12°C 7°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 50% 90% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme 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 18
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
38
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
32
km/h
30
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction NW 18km/h
NW
W 20km/h
W
S 25km/h
S
WSW 17km/h
WSW
ENE 26km/h
ENE
NE 24km/h
NE
NE 38km/h
NE
NNW 28km/h
NNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
W 17km/h
W
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 80% 61% 87% 56% 82% 57% 71% 67% 97% 65% 100% 76% 97% 78%
Dew Point 10°C 12°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 11°C 14°C 17°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 10°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:37 EDT
sunrise
06:09 EDT
sunset
20:49 EDT
last light
21:22 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 21:45 EDT
set
Wed 08:10 EDT
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13
moon
Wed
Feb 20

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 22
12°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 21
8.7°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 20
5.8°C 15.8°C 3.0mm
Sat
Jan 19
4.6°C 10.4°C 8.8mm
Fri
Jan 18
10.4°C 18.2°C 0.8mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
201.0mm
17.9 Day(s)
Total For 2019
60.4mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
128.0mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.6mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
1.4°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
25.3°C
Jan 4

Mt Read Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.4°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-1.2°C
2nd 2009
Average This Month
6.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
5.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.3°C
4th
Highest On Record
30.4°C
14th 2014
Average This Month
16.2°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
60.4mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
201.0mm
17.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
391.6mm
2004
Driest On Record
63.0mm
2008
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19:15 EDT

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