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Mt Read Forecast

Tonight -1°C
Tomorrow 4°C

Now

-1.1°C falling
Updated at 21:00 EST

Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers, mainly in the west and falling as snow above 800 metres. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost early in the morning. Isolated showers from the late morning until evening, more frequent in the west and falling as snow above 1000 metres. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.

Currently at Mt Read

24-hour graph
Temperature -1.1°C falling
Dew Point -1.2°C falling
Feels Like -1.1°C
Relative Humidity 99%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1018.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.6mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Sheffield 5.9°C
Liawenee -0.8°C
Devonport Ap 6.4°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
-1°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
-1°C

6am

Slight chance shower
1°C

9am

Slight chance shower
3°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 21:24 EST
Frost Warning for Tasmania

Tas - Tue 21:12 EST
Road Weather Alert for TAS for N W Coast, Central N, N E, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tasmania Weather Update

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Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 2
Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8

Rain tending to snow

Rain

Showers

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy
Maximum 3°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 8°C
Minimum -1°C -1°C -1°C -1°C 0°C 1°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 80% 30% 40% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Severe Severe High Severe High High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SW 24km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 23km/h
SW
S 20km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 19km/h
S
SW 21km/h
SW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
W 21km/h
W
NE 26km/h
NE
N 25km/h
N
NNE 30km/h
NNE
NNE 30km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 91% 87% 92% 84% 96% 82% 87% 76% 83% 75% 85% 77% 88% 82%
Dew Point 0°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 1°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 5°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonset moonrise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:41 EST
sunset
17:54 EST
last light
18:22 EST
moon
set
Wed 01:23 EST
rise
Wed 11:31 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
-1.7°C 3°C 13.8mm
Mon
Sep 1
4.9°C 5.6°C 13.8mm
Sun
Aug 31
1.9°C 8.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
2.8°C 8.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
2.6°C 9.8°C 0.0mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
2887.6mm
204.0 Day(s)
Total For 2014
2067.1mm
172 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
2647.2mm
173 Day(s)
Wettest Day
162.6mm
Feb 21
Lowest Temperature
-3.9°C
Aug 11
Highest Temperature
30.4°C
Jan 14

Mt Read Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-5.1°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
1.6°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
0.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
5.6°C
1st
Highest On Record
16.2°C
15th 2002
Average This Month
4.3°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
5.5°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
1st
Total This Month
27.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
405.8mm
24.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
586.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
131.8mm
1997
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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

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