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Mt Read Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 11°C
possible_shower

Now

9.3°C falling
Updated at 04:20 EDT

Central for Wednesday Mostly clear. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Mt Read

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Temperature 9.3°C falling
Dew Point 9.3°C falling
Feels Like 5.7°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
N 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:50 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheffield 13.7°C
Liawenee 12.1°C
Devonport Ap 17.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

6am

Intermittent rain
9°C

9am

Intermittent rain
8°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
9°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
11°C

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National Forecast

Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Sunny

Windy

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 11°C 7°C 10°C 14°C 18°C 21°C 20°C
Minimum 8°C 4°C 0°C 2°C 4°C 8°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 5% 5% 5% 60% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Slight High Moderate Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 31
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NW 31km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SW 18km/h
SW
NE 21km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
ENE 28km/h
ENE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NE 29km/h
NE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NW 19km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 100% 100% 100% 100% 93% 76% 94% 80% 92% 81% 91% 79% 88% 85%
Dew Point 8°C 11°C 5°C 7°C 2°C 6°C 5°C 11°C 7°C 14°C 11°C 16°C 13°C 17°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:21 EDT
sunrise
06:50 EDT
sunset
20:12 EDT
last light
20:41 EDT
moon
set
Thu 17:54 EDT
rise
Fri 04:05 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
4.3°C 16°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
3.4°C 10.6°C 5.8mm
Mon
Feb 20
0.6°C 9.1°C 10.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
0.7°C 6.7°C 24.2mm
Sat
Feb 18
0.8°C 6.1°C 27.0mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
373.9mm
34.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
500.0mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
209.8mm
28 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
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
-0.8°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
3.6°C
-2.7°C
Long-term Average
6.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
29.5°C
2nd 2014
Average This Month
10.4°C
-4.1°C
Long-term Average
14.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
52.8mm
13th
Total This Month
259.6mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
176.3mm
16.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
387.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
29.8mm
2007
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