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Orford Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 15°C
sunny

Now

8.0°C steady
Updated at 04:50 EST

East Coast for Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly about higher ground. Areas of morning fog in the north. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

Currently at Maria Is

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.0°C steady
Dew Point 5.1°C steady
Feels Like 5.2°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
NW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:23 EST
Sunset sunset
16:48 EST

Nearby Now

Tunnack -
Campania 1.1°C
Friendly Beach 6.6°C
Hobart Ap 4.7°C

Next 12 hours in Tunnack

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
0°C

9am

Mostly clear
2°C

12pm

Clear
9°C

3pm

Clear
10°C

East Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 21:23 EST
Frost Warning for Tasmania

National Forecast

Orford 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31
Fri
Jun 1

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Showers

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 17°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 10°C 10°C 6°C 6°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 60% 70% 50% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 9km/h
WNW
ENE 5km/h
ENE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
N 14km/h
N
N 16km/h
N
NNE 17km/h
NNE
N 15km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
W 12km/h
W
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 11km/h
SW
S 8km/h
S
Relative Humidity 83% 67% 85% 73% 83% 75% 84% 75% 75% 60% 71% 66% 76% 71%
Dew Point 6°C 9°C 7°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 11°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 12°C

Orford Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:52 EST
sunrise
07:23 EST
sunset
16:48 EST
last light
17:19 EST
moon
rise
Sat 15:17 EST
set
Sun 04:27 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Orford Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 25
2.5°C - 0.0mm
Thu
May 24
5.5°C 13.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
4.3°C 16.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
11.6°C 14.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
7.8°C 16.0°C 0.0mm

Orford Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
254.0mm
52.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
312.8mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
171.8mm
48 Day(s)
Wettest Day
45.2mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
30.7°C
Jan 28

Orford Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
25th
Lowest On Record
-2.1°C
30th 1972
Average This Month
7.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
6.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.4°C
1st
Highest On Record
25.7°C
5th 1972
Average This Month
16.3°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.4mm
12th
Total This Month
125.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.6mm
12.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
282.2mm
1956
Driest On Record
1.4mm
1991
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