Fairfax Media Network

Maria Island Weather


Orford Forecast

Today 10°C
Tonight 2°C
possible_shower

Now

7.6°C rising
Updated at 09:30 EST

East Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 400 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 11.

Currently at Maria Is

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.6°C rising
Dew Point 1.7°C rising
Feels Like 3.9°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
WNW 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1011.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:39 EST
Sunset sunset
16:46 EST

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 6.9°C
Campania 7.2°C
Hobart 7.1°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower. Windy
9°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
9°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
6°C

9pm

Mostly clear
5°C

East Coast Weather Warnings

view all
Tas - Thu 05:32 EST
Gale Warning for Far North West, Lower East and South East Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for remaining waters except Derwent Est

Tasmania Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Orford 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 10°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 10°C 11°C
Minimum 3°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 50% 90% 90% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Nil Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 31
km/h
35
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 31km/h
WSW
SW 35km/h
SW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 13km/h
NW
N 9km/h
N
E 17km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 78% 58% 87% 55% 90% 53% 83% 66% 91% 72% 98% 79% 97% 78%
Dew Point 2°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 7°C

Orford Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:39 EST
sunset
16:46 EST
last light
17:18 EST
moon
rise
Thu 17:15 EST
set
Fri 07:59 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Maria Is Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 2
6°C - 0.4mm
Wed
Jul 1
6.8°C 12°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 30
9.2°C 13.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 29
11.1°C 16.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 28
10.2°C 15.1°C 0.0mm

Maria Is Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
254.9mm
78.7 Day(s)
Total For 2015
230.6mm
72 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
119.2mm
56 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.8mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
3.5°C
Jun 1
Highest Temperature
30.7°C
Jan 3

Maria Is Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
2.5°C
22nd 2008
Average This Month
6.4°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
18.0°C
1st 2013
Average This Month
12.0°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.6mm
13.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
59.8mm
2013
Driest On Record
13.4mm
2011
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Young and in drought: why farmers and young entrepreneurs stay on in regional and remote Australia

09:53 EST

There's rarely a time when the world's driest continent is not faced with a drought.

Dungog urges PM not to forget about ongoing support

08:10 EST

Dungog's mayor says it was important to have the Prime Minister visit the community to acknowledge the full extent of the damage caused by April's floods.

Winter laneway festivals continue to warm spirits across Hobart CBD

17:39 EST

The reinvention of Hobart laneways is continuing thanks to mini-festivals, and this Saturday Bidencopes Lane will light up with street art and music for one night.