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Mt Read Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 7°C
windy_with_rain

Now

9.0°C falling
Updated at 14:00 EDT

Central for Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west during the morning and afternoon. Winds N 35 to 50 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 24. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Mt Read

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Temperature 9.0°C falling
Dew Point 9.0°C falling
Feels Like 3.9°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
NNW 53km/h falling
Wind Gusts 91km/h
Pressure 1003.3hPa
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 9.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:27 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:19 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheffield 18.0°C
Liawenee 15.1°C
Devonport Ap 20.0°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

3pm

Heavy rain. Windy
9°C

6pm

Shower. Windy
8°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
8°C

12am

Slight chance shower
9°C

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National Forecast

Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2

Windy with rain

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 16°C 11°C 11°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 8°C
Minimum 11°C 7°C 9°C 3°C 1°C 4°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 70% 30%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Moderate Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 38
km/h
32
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NE 38km/h
NE
NW 32km/h
NW
NW 29km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
N 32km/h
N
NNW 28km/h
NNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 25km/h
SW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
S 14km/h
S
SW 17km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 89% 100% 97% 96% 97% 98% 96% 86% 89% 83% 100% 86% 91% 83%
Dew Point 14°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 10°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 3°C 5°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:00 EDT
sunrise
07:27 EDT
sunset
19:19 EDT
last light
19:47 EDT
moon
set
Mon 18:59 EDT
rise
Tue 07:11 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 27
10°C - 0.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
8.4°C 17°C 9.6mm
Sat
Mar 25
6.2°C 11.4°C 0.4mm
Fri
Mar 24
6.8°C 14.4°C 0.2mm
Thu
Mar 23
7.8°C 13.9°C 0.4mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
656.3mm
57.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
587.2mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
443.6mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
Feb 13
Highest Temperature
25.8°C
Jan 7

Mt Read Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.8°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-4.7°C
29th 1999
Average This Month
8.6°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
25.5°C
17th 2008
Average This Month
16.6°C
+4.6°C
Long-term Average
12.0°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.6mm
16th
Total This Month
71.2mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
282.4mm
22.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
374.6mm
2012
Driest On Record
167.2mm
2004
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