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Mt Read Forecast

Today 3°C
Tonight 1°C
rain

Now

0.8°C rising
Updated at 10:40 EST

Central for Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 10.

Currently at Mt Read

24-hour graph
Temperature 0.8°C rising
Dew Point 0.8°C rising
Feels Like -5.2°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
W 27km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Sheffield 8.7°C
Liawenee 4.9°C
Devonport Ap 10.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

12pm

Rain
2°C

3pm

Rain
2°C

6pm

Rain
2°C

9pm

Rain
3°C

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Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Rain

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower
Maximum 3°C 3°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 5°C
Minimum -1°C 1°C 0°C 0°C 0°C 2°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 50% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 20-40mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High High High High High Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
29
km/h
34
km/h
40
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
33
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
NW 34km/h
NW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NE 28km/h
NE
NE 33km/h
NE
N 26km/h
N
NW 29km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 93% 91% 84% 92% 95% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Dew Point 1°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 0°C 3°C 2°C 6°C 2°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 2°C 5°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:53 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:15 EST
moon
set
Fri 11:52 EST
rise
Sat 02:39 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 26
-2°C - 18mm
Thu
Aug 25
-1.5°C 1°C 17.0mm
Wed
Aug 24
-1.5°C 0.7°C 6.8mm
Tue
Aug 23
-1.9°C 0.0°C 8.8mm
Mon
Aug 22
-2.1°C 0.1°C 7.2mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
2469.2mm
179.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
3259.0mm
190 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
2579.6mm
197 Day(s)
Wettest Day
112.0mm
Jul 15
Lowest Temperature
-2.9°C
Jun 12
Highest Temperature
22.7°C
Jan 13

Mt Read Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.1°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
11th 2005
Average This Month
-0.4°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
0.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
7.7°C
16th
Highest On Record
12.5°C
30th 1999
Average This Month
3.1°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
4.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
38.4mm
13th
Total This Month
344.2mm
26 Day(s)
Long-term Average
378.3mm
22.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
514.4mm
2003
Driest On Record
102.4mm
2004
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