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Maria Island Weather


Orford Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight 2°C
clearing_shower

Now

8.0°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EST

East Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Morning frost. Medium chance of showers in the south this morning, falling as snow above 400 metres. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Maria Is

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.0°C rising
Dew Point 0.2°C falling
Feels Like 4.5°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
WSW 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:57 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 8.8°C
Campania 7.5°C
Hobart 8.9°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

6pm

Mostly clear
8°C

9pm

Clear
6°C

East Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 05:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for East of Flinders Island, Upper East Coast and Lower East Coast

Tas - Sat 03:29 EST
Road Weather Alert (Ice and Snow) for for NW Coast, Central N, NE, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & SE

National Forecast

Orford 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Clearing shower

Cloud increasing

Cloudy

Possible shower

Showers easing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 11°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 1°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 10% 70% 50% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Moderate High Moderate High High
Frost Risk High Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 20km/h
WSW
SW 22km/h
SW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
N 14km/h
N
NNW 19km/h
NNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 62% 54% 70% 57% 75% 60% 74% 62% 65% 51% 70% 61% 68% 64%
Dew Point -2°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 0°C 2°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 8°C

Orford Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:28 EST
sunrise
06:57 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:58 EST
moon
set
Sat 14:36 EST
rise
Sun 05:36 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Maria Is Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
5°C - 1mm
Fri
Aug 18
6°C 9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
7.4°C 13°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
9.9°C 15.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
7.0°C 14.6°C 1.0mm

Maria Is Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
312.8mm
91.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
173.2mm
53 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
507.8mm
92 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.6mm
May 21
Lowest Temperature
3.6°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
29.4°C
Jan 8

Maria Is Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
1.8°C
12th 2005
Average This Month
7.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
7.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
19.4°C
28th 2007
Average This Month
13.2°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
7.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.4mm
13.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
97.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
9.8mm
2006
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Weather News

Coalcliff: Three homes destroyed in fires fuelled by fierce winds

08:55 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.

BOM issues NSW severe weather warning as Sydney hit by high winds

00:03 EST

Parts of NSW have been buffeted by high winds, with two people injured by flying building cladding, glass left shattered in a CBD high-rise and Sydney Airport forced to cancel flights.

Roofs removed as strongest wind in years lashes eastern NSW

13:30 EST

A wintry blast is bringing the strongest wind gusts in years and low level snow to parts of eastern and southeast Australia today.