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Maria Island Weather


Orford Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 10°C
possible_shower

Now

5.1°C steady
Updated at 02:20 EST

East Coast for Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly in the north. Medium chance of showers in the south, most likely in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 300 metres early. Possible hail in the early morning. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then turning west to northwesterly and becoming light in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.
Saturday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the north in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 6 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 13.

Currently at Maria Is

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.1°C steady
Dew Point 1.7°C falling
Feels Like -1.4°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
SW 53km/h rising
Wind Gusts 63km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:39 EST
Sunset sunset
16:45 EST

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 4.6°C
Campania 5.2°C
Hobart 4.3°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower. Windy
6°C

6am

Slight chance shower
6°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

East Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 22:32 EST
Road Weather Alert for for N W Coast, Central N, N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Thu 22:31 EST
South East Forecast Districts. There Is A Risk of Losses of Lambs and Sheep

Tas - Thu 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Orford 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4
Wed
Jul 5
Thu
Jul 6

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 10°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 1°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 10% 50% 40% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High High Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
N 11km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
N 14km/h
N
N 10km/h
N
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
W 23km/h
W
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 66% 59% 72% 59% 81% 66% 77% 72% 83% 70% 76% 69% 73% 65%
Dew Point 1°C 2°C -1°C 4°C 3°C 7°C 3°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 3°C 6°C 3°C 6°C

Orford Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:39 EST
sunset
16:45 EST
last light
17:17 EST
moon
rise
Fri 11:43 EST
set
Fri 23:46 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Maria Is Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jun 29
7.0°C 11°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 28
5.5°C 12°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 27
4.9°C 11.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 26
6.4°C 12.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
5.7°C 13.2°C 0.0mm

Maria Is Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
238.2mm
64.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
141.2mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
472.0mm
72 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.6mm
May 21
Lowest Temperature
4.5°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
29.4°C
Jan 8

Maria Is Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.5°C
24th
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
1st 2015
Average This Month
8.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
8.0°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.0°C
23rd
Highest On Record
18.5°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
13.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
6th
Total This Month
1.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.3mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
178.0mm
2009
Driest On Record
6.8mm
2008
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16:51 EST

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BOM weather forecast shows cold snap for south-east Queensland over weekend

16:09 EST

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