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Mt Read Forecast

Today 2°C
Tonight -2°C
rain_tending_to_snow

Now

8.3°C steady
Updated at 12:10 EST

Central for Monday Cloudy. Areas of frost early this morning, mainly in the east. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the W later tonight with gusty winds and possible hail. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the late afternoon then turning W 40 to 50 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 3 and 8. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.3°C steady
Dew Point 5.2°C falling
Feels Like 6.4°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
WNW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Liawenee 4.2°C
Devonport Ap 12.0°C
Luncheon Hill 6.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm. Windy
2°C

6pm

Snow. Very windy
1°C

9pm

Chance snow shower or storm. Very windy
-1°C

12am

Snow shower. Chance storm. Very windy
-1°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 10:37 EST
Road Weather Alert for Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East due to ice

Tas - Mon 10:24 EST
Gale Warning Far NW, Central N, Upper E, SW & CW coasts, Banks St/Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Is. Strong Wind Warning remaining waters

Tas - Mon 10:12 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Meander River

Tas - Mon 10:04 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Western and Central Plateau due to snow as low as 400 metres

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Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jul 25
Tue
Jul 26
Wed
Jul 27
Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31

Rain tending to snow

Windy with snow

Windy with snow

Windy with rain

Showers

Possible shower

Windy with rain
Maximum 2°C 0°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 5°C
Minimum -1°C -2°C -1°C 2°C 2°C 0°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Severe Severe Moderate Moderate High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 27
km/h
37
km/h
42
km/h
34
km/h
34
km/h
38
km/h
40
km/h
37
km/h
42
km/h
41
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
35
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction NW 27km/h
NW
N 37km/h
N
WNW 42km/h
WNW
NW 34km/h
NW
WSW 34km/h
WSW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WNW 42km/h
WNW
W 41km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 35km/h
NNW
NW 31km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 100% 95% 93% 98% 92% 96% 100% 100% 100% 100% 91% 85% 100% 98%
Dew Point 2°C 2°C -3°C -1°C -2°C 0°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 0°C 1°C 5°C 4°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:03 EST
sunrise
07:34 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
rise
Mon 23:13 EST
set
Tue 11:05 EST
moon
Wed
Jul 27
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jul 25
- - 17mm
Sun
Jul 24
- - 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 23
- - 12.4mm
Fri
Jul 22
- - 37.8mm
Thu
Jul 21
- - 5.4mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
2090.9mm
156.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
2749.0mm
159 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
2196.8mm
170 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
10th 1997
Average This Month
1.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
0.2°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
6.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
10.0°C
26th 2006
Average This Month
4.7°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
3.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
112.0mm
15th
Total This Month
480.8mm
21 Day(s)
Long-term Average
390.4mm
24.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
624.2mm
2002
Driest On Record
141.6mm
2004
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