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Mt Read Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 8°C
possible_shower

Now

2.7°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EDT

Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Mt Read

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.7°C rising
Dew Point 2.7°C rising
Feels Like -0.7°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheffield 9.8°C
Liawenee 7.7°C
Devonport Ap 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
4°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
6°C

3pm

Chance shower
8°C

6pm

Chance shower
7°C

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National Forecast

Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy with rain

Showers

Rain

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 8°C 12°C 9°C 4°C 7°C 11°C 17°C
Minimum 1°C 4°C 6°C 0°C 2°C 4°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk High Slight Nil High Moderate Slight High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
38
km/h
33
km/h
40
km/h
33
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NNE 38km/h
NNE
WNW 33km/h
WNW
SW 40km/h
SW
SW 33km/h
SW
W 28km/h
W
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
N 25km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 94% 87% 100% 90% 100% 100% 98% 92% 100% 96% 99% 80% 78% 63%
Dew Point 3°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 1°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 9°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:03 EDT
sunrise
05:36 EDT
sunset
20:42 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 11:35 EDT
set
Wed 01:17 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
3.7°C 7°C 28.4mm
Sun
Dec 4
2.7°C 15.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
1.8°C 10.3°C 2.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
3.6°C 7.6°C 7.4mm
Thu
Dec 1
6.5°C 15.0°C 0.0mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
3773.4mm
265.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
4716.6mm
279 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
3150.2mm
270 Day(s)
Wettest Day
113.2mm
Oct 1
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Oct 23
Highest Temperature
22.7°C
Jan 13

Mt Read Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-2.3°C
27th 2010
Average This Month
3.7°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
4.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.8°C
4th
Highest On Record
27.6°C
19th 2013
Average This Month
11.1°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.4mm
5th
Total This Month
37.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
292.0mm
20.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
601.8mm
2005
Driest On Record
126.8mm
2011
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