Fairfax Media Network

Derwent Bridge Weather


42.14°S 146.23°E 720m AMSL

Lake St Clair Forecast

This morning -3°C
Today 6°C
showers

Now

1.5°C rising
Updated at 08:10 EST

Central for Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 3 and 9.

Currently at Butlers Gorge

24-hour graph
Temperature 1.5°C rising
Dew Point 0.8°C rising
Feels Like 1.5°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 10.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Liawenee -0.1°C
Ouse 5.2°C
Sheffield 8.5°C
Strahan Ap 9.0°C

Next 12 hours in Butlers Gorge

48-hour forecast

9am

Rain
4°C

12pm

Rain
6°C

3pm

Chance shower
6°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
3°C

Central Weather Warnings

view all
Tas - Sat 04:27 EST
Road Weather Alert (snow on roads) for Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East

Tas - Sat 04:20 EST
Bushwalking Alert for the Western and Central Plateau

Tasmania Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Lake St Clair 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 29
Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4

Showers

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 6°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 8°C
Minimum -3°C -2°C -4°C -3°C -2°C -1°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 50% 50% 40% 80% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low High Moderate High High Low High
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 19km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
E 6km/h
E
S 3km/h
S
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NW 6km/h
NW
NE 6km/h
NE
W 5km/h
W
SW 8km/h
SW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SW 12km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 100% 87% 97% 71% 82% 56% 78% 60% 85% 77% 92% 73% 86% 71%
Dew Point 4°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 0°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 3°C

Lake St Clair Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:47 EST
sunset
17:46 EST
last light
18:15 EST
moon
rise
Sat 17:14 EST
set
Sun 06:41 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 30
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21

Lake St Clair Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 28
-1.3°C - 1.2mm
Thu
Aug 27
-1.0°C 4.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 26
-1.8°C 11.8°C 1.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
-2.9°C 7.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 24
-3.4°C 8.1°C 0.8mm

Lake St Clair Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1213.2mm
154.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1283.6mm
147 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1159.1mm
155 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.4mm
Jun 9
Lowest Temperature
-6.7°C
Jul 8
Highest Temperature
31.8°C
Jan 3

Lake St Clair Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-7.0°C
17th 1998
Average This Month
-1.8°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
0.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
11.8°C
26th
Highest On Record
17.0°C
30th 1999
Average This Month
6.2°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
8.2°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
38.0mm
17th
Total This Month
204.4mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
250.4mm
24.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
519.2mm
2009
Driest On Record
95.5mm
2000
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Heavy snow in Tasmania leaves motorists stranded south of Hobart

21:48 EST

Snowfalls in southern Tasmania have trapped a number of cars on a highway south of Hobart.

PNG prime minister Peter O'Neill may review Australian food import ban amid drought

21:32 EST

Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.

Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity

16:35 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.