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41.65°S 145.94°E 867m AMSL

Mt Read Forecast

This morning -2°C
Today -1°C
Thunderstorms

Now

-2.0°C rising
Updated at 00:30 EST

Central for Thursday Cloudy. Rain, easing to scattered showers tonight. Rain and showers falling as snow. The chance of thunderstorms with possible hail, mainly in the west. Winds NW 30 to 40 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Snow showers and possible hail, becoming less widespread at night. he chance of thunderstorms in the west. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Mt Read

Temperature -2.0°C rising
Dew Point -2.1°C rising
Feels Like -8.1°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
WNW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 986.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 14.2mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Friday

Sunrise sunrise
07:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:21 EST

Nearby Now

Sheffield 3.3°C
Liawenee -2.1°C
Devonport Ap 6.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

thundersnow

3am

Snow shower. Chance storm. Windy
-1°C
thundersnow

6am

Chance snow shower or storm
-2°C
thundersnow

9am

Chance snow shower or storm
-2°C
thundersnow

12pm

Chance snow shower or storm. Windy
-1°C
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Central Weather Warnings

Tas - Thu 22:03 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Tasmania. Bushwalkers are advised to take care due to hazardous weather conditions.

Tas - Thu 22:03 EST
Road Weather Alert for TAS for N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Thu 21:59 EST
Forecast Districts. There Is A High Risk of Losses of Lambs and Sheep Exposed

Tas - Thu 21:20 EST
Severe Weather Warning for TAS. The potential exists for severe weather which may include thunderstorms, damaging winds or heavy rainfall

Tas - Thu 20:07 EST
Flood Warning for the Derwent River

Tas - Thu 19:19 EST
Flood Watch for all Northern River Basins

Tas - Thu 16:50 EST
Flood Warning for the Meander River

Tasmania weather update

Tasmania Weather Update

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Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 1
Sat
Aug 2
Sun
Aug 3
Mon
Aug 4
Tue
Aug 5
Wed
Aug 6
Thu
Aug 7
thunderstorms
Thunder-
storms
snow
Snow
windy with rain
Windy with rain
windy with rain
Windy with rain
windy with rain
Windy with rain
windy with rain
Windy with rain
rain
Rain
Maximum -1°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 5°C
Minimum -2°C -2°C -1°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe High Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 31
km/h
35
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
38
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
33
km/h
39
km/h
40
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SW 31km/h
SW
SSW 35km/h
SSW
SW 29km/h
SW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
W 36km/h
W
W 38km/h
W
W 33km/h
W
WNW 39km/h
WNW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
WSW 29km/h
WSW
W 24km/h
W
Relative Humidity 92% 92% 92% 93% 97% 98% 100% 95% 100% 100% 100% 94% 98% 88%
Dew Point -3°C -3°C -2°C 0°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 3°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
06:58 EST
sunrise
07:28 EST
sunset
17:21 EST
last light
17:51 EST
moon
rise
Fri 09:41 EST
set
Fri 22:31 EST
moon
Mon
Aug 4
moon
Mon
Aug 11
moon
Sun
Aug 17
moon
Tue
Aug 26

Mt Read Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 31
2.8°C 4°C 64.2mm
Wed
Jul 30
0.8°C 5.2°C 54.8mm
Tue
Jul 29
3.0°C 5.3°C 28.8mm
Mon
Jul 28
3.0°C 5.4°C 11.0mm
Sun
Jul 27
2.8°C 5.6°C 0.4mm

Mt Read Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
2481.8mm
179.7 day(s)
total for 2014
1762.9mm
147 day(s)
total to this day 2013
1908.0mm
150 day(s)
wettest day
162.6mm
Feb 21
lowest temperature
-3.1°C
Jul 12
highest temperature
30.4°C
Jan 14

Mt Read Almanac

August minimum temperature
lowest this month
lowest on record
-5.0°C
11th 2005
average this month
 
long-term average
0.1°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
highest on record
12.5°C
30th 1999
average this month
 
long-term average
4.0°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
total this month
0 day(s)
long-term average
384.1mm
22.8 day(s)
wettest on record
514.4mm
2003
driest on record
102.4mm
2004

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