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Orford Forecast

Tonight 3°C
Tomorrow 14°C

Now

8.6°C falling
Updated at 21:00 EST

East Coast for Tuesday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers in the south this evening. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Sunny morning. Areas of frost early in the morning, mainly about higher ground. The chance of showers, mostly inland, during the afternoon and evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Maria Is

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.6°C falling
Dew Point 3.2°C falling
Feels Like 5.6°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
SW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1020.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Campania 5.8°C
Hobart Ap 5.9°C
Hobart 7.4°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart Airport

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
5°C

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

6am

Mostly clear
3°C

9am

Mostly clear
8°C

East Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 21:24 EST
Frost Warning for Tasmania

Tas - Tue 21:12 EST
Road Weather Alert for TAS for N W Coast, Central N, N E, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Tue 17:21 EST
Strong Wind Warning for East of Flinders Island. Cancellation for Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, Upper East Coast and Lower East Coast

Tasmania Weather Update

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Orford 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 17°C
Minimum 5°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 40% 5% 40% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index High High Moderate Moderate Moderate High Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 20km/h
WSW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
W 11km/h
W
S 12km/h
S
W 11km/h
W
E 8km/h
E
W 12km/h
W
ENE 9km/h
ENE
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NE 10km/h
NE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
N 18km/h
N
Relative Humidity 67% 56% 76% 58% 77% 54% 76% 53% 68% 50% 71% 48% 71% 57%
Dew Point 3°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 9°C

Orford Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonset moonrise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:04 EST
sunrise
06:32 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
set
Wed 01:15 EST
rise
Wed 11:19 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Orford Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
5.0°C 13°C 4.4mm
Mon
Sep 1
10.9°C 16.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
4.8°C 19.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
- 16.2°C -
Fri
Aug 29
6.9°C - 0.0mm

Orford Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
478.6mm
106.9 Day(s)
Total For 2014
279.0mm
79 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
345.3mm
85 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.0mm
Jul 6
Lowest Temperature
-0.8°C
Jul 24
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Feb 8

Orford Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-2.6°C
12th 1984
Average This Month
8.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
28.4°C
27th 1987
Average This Month
14.9°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
4.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.6mm
13.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
170.6mm
2009
Driest On Record
11.3mm
1981
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18:11 EST

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Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

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15:08 EST

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