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Orford Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 10°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

10.8°C falling
Updated at 08:40 EST

East Coast for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

Currently at Tunnack

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.8°C falling
Dew Point 6.7°C falling
Feels Like 8.5°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
N 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1015.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:54 EST
Sunset sunset
17:18 EST

Nearby Now

Maria Is 14.2°C
Campania 15.1°C
Friendly Beach 13.1°C
Hobart Ap 14.5°C

Next 12 hours in Tunnack

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
14°C

3pm

Mostly clear
14°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

9pm

Mostly clear
11°C

East Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 05:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning Far NW Coast, Central Nth Coast, Banks Strait & Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island, SE Coast & Central West Coast

National Forecast

Orford 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Mostly cloudy

Cloudy

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 13°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 30% 80% 90% 50% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 20km/h
SW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
W 20km/h
W
SW 24km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
W 18km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
Relative Humidity 74% 61% 70% 66% 75% 59% 74% 64% 66% 64% 64% 58% 69% 60%
Dew Point 7°C 12°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 4°C 5°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 6°C

Orford Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:25 EST
sunrise
06:54 EST
sunset
17:18 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
set
Fri 18:55 EST
rise
Sat 09:40 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Orford Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
3.6°C - 2.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
7.5°C 11.8°C 0.8mm
Tue
Apr 25
12.5°C 16.6°C 2.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
11.9°C 17.0°C 2.2mm
Sun
Apr 23
13.1°C 15.0°C 0.8mm

Orford Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
195.3mm
40.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
110.0mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
290.9mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
3.6°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Jan 8

Orford Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.6°C
27th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
27th 1978
Average This Month
8.9°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
8.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.5°C
6th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
1st 2005
Average This Month
18.6°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.4mm
10th
Total This Month
23.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.2mm
11.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
203.3mm
1974
Driest On Record
5.8mm
2008
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