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Orford Forecast

Today 13°C
Tonight 4°C
showers

Now

10.9°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EST

East Coast for Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely tonight. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW in the middle of the day then W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 14.

Currently at Dunalley

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Temperature 10.9°C rising
Dew Point 9.3°C falling
Feels Like 8.6°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
W 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:26 EST
Sunset sunset
16:45 EST

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 10.2°C
Campania 9.2°C
Hobart 11.5°C
Friendly Beach 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
13°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
14°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
12°C

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

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Orford 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2
Fri
Jun 3
Sat
Jun 4

Showers

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 6°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 20% 5% 10% 20% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Moderate Slight Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 21
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
WNW 6km/h
WNW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NW 7km/h
NW
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NW 6km/h
NW
NE 6km/h
NE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 87% 80% 78% 66% 79% 73% 81% 71% 83% 75% 82% 78% 86% 86%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 11°C 8°C 12°C

Orford Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:55 EST
sunrise
07:26 EST
sunset
16:45 EST
last light
17:17 EST
moon
set
Sun 12:32 EST
rise
Sun 23:55 EST
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20
moon
Tue
Jun 28

Maria Is Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 29
8°C - 1mm
Sat
May 28
7.8°C 12°C 2.6mm
Fri
May 27
8.8°C 11.4°C 11.0mm
Thu
May 26
7.5°C 12.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 25
6.4°C 13.5°C 1.2mm

Maria Is Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
174.6mm
51.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
341.2mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
186.4mm
60 Day(s)
Wettest Day
150.6mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
6.4°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
27.6°C
Jan 8

Maria Is Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.4°C
25th
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
29th 2005
Average This Month
10.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
9.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.5°C
6th
Highest On Record
21.0°C
4th 2010
Average This Month
15.7°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
15.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.2mm
9th
Total This Month
71.4mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.0mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
151.6mm
2012
Driest On Record
12.8mm
2007
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Weather News

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.