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Orford Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.7°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EDT

East Coast for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of drizzle in the north in the early morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting E/SE in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming NE 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then turning NW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Tunnack

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.7°C rising
Dew Point 9.3°C rising
Feels Like 10.8°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
NNE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1017.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Maria Is 16.2°C
Campania 10.4°C
Friendly Beach 15.7°C
Hobart Ap 14.7°C

Next 12 hours in Tunnack

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
16°C

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Orford 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Mostly sunny

Windy

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 27°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 19°C
Minimum 13°C 15°C 15°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 20% 5% 10% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Extreme Very High Very High
Pollen Index Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
32
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 9km/h
NNE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NE 24km/h
NE
NE 28km/h
NE
NW 24km/h
NW
W 32km/h
W
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 13km/h
NW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 71% 67% 83% 70% 57% 48% 56% 51% 60% 56% 61% 52% 59% 49%
Dew Point 13°C 16°C 17°C 20°C 12°C 10°C 8°C 13°C 10°C 14°C 11°C 14°C 6°C 8°C

Orford Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 20:27 EDT
rise
Tue 06:13 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Orford Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
11.2°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
12.6°C 24.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
9.9°C 20.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
19.1°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
14.5°C 28.7°C 0.0mm

Orford Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
665.9mm
145.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
420.7mm
136 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
936.6mm
142 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.2mm
Dec 3
Lowest Temperature
-1.7°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Jan 8

Orford Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.5°C
8th
Lowest On Record
3.2°C
7th 1969
Average This Month
12.2°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
10.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
20th 2015
Average This Month
21.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
20.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
79.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.3mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
250.7mm
1970
Driest On Record
3.2mm
1994
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