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Mt Read Forecast

Today 2°C
Tonight -1°C
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Now

0.0°C rising
Updated at 11:50 EST

Central for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Medium chance of showers or snow, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east this afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 10.

Currently at Mt Read

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Temperature 0.0°C rising
Dew Point -0.2°C rising
Feels Like -5.2°C
Relative Humidity 99%
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SW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:11 EST

Nearby Now

Sheffield 10.7°C
Liawenee 4.5°C
Devonport Ap 13.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower
2°C

6pm

Mostly clear
0°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
0°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
-1°C

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Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 19
Thu
Sep 20
Fri
Sep 21
Sat
Sep 22
Sun
Sep 23
Mon
Sep 24
Tue
Sep 25

Rain and snow

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy with rain

Snow showers

Snow showers

Snow showers
Maximum 2°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 1°C 2°C 3°C
Minimum -1°C -1°C 2°C 2°C -2°C -2°C -2°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 80% 90% 90% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Severe Severe Moderate Moderate Severe Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
31
km/h
30
km/h
31
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 20km/h
WSW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
NW 31km/h
NW
W 30km/h
W
SW 31km/h
SW
SW 29km/h
SW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 98% 96% 97% 99% 100% 99% 100% 100% 88% 88% 92% 93% 91% 86%
Dew Point 0°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 3°C -2°C -1°C 0°C 1°C -1°C 1°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:46 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
18:11 EST
last light
18:38 EST
moon
rise
Wed 12:33 EST
set
Thu 03:34 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 25
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 19
-1°C - 8mm
Tue
Sep 18
1.7°C 5°C 18.0mm
Mon
Sep 17
-1.5°C 3.8°C 21.0mm
Sun
Sep 16
-3.6°C 1.8°C 5.6mm
Sat
Sep 15
1.1°C 1.8°C 7.0mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
2900.5mm
206.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
3428.2mm
216 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
2604.6mm
226 Day(s)
Wettest Day
82.8mm
Mar 26
Lowest Temperature
-5.3°C
Aug 28
Highest Temperature
14.2°C
Apr 20

Mt Read Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.6°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-5.1°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
0.3°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
0.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
8.7°C
14th
Highest On Record
16.2°C
15th 2002
Average This Month
4.2°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
5.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
41.4mm
13th
Total This Month
247.2mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
385.0mm
24.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
586.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
131.8mm
1997
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