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Flinders Is Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 13°C
late_shower

Now

7.4°C falling
Updated at 02:00 EST

Furneaux Islands for Friday Mostly clear. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then turning N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

Currently at Swan Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.4°C falling
Dew Point 3.5°C falling
Feels Like 5.3°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1017.5hPa
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:15 EST
Sunset sunset
17:14 EST

Nearby Now

Flinders Island 9.5°C
Eddystone Point 8.0°C
St Helens Ap 4.1°C
Scottsdale 3.5°C

Next 12 hours in Flinders Is

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
7°C

6am

Clear
4°C

9am

Mostly clear
7°C

12pm

Mostly clear
11°C

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Flinders Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1
Tue
Aug 2
Wed
Aug 3
Thu
Aug 4
Fri
Aug 5

Late shower

Clearing shower

Showers

Late shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Late shower
Maximum 13°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C
Minimum 3°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 90% 40% 50% 50% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
16
km/h
34
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
31
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NW 6km/h
NW
N 16km/h
N
W 34km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
N 22km/h
N
NW 24km/h
NW
WSW 31km/h
WSW
WSW 31km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
SSW 14km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 73% 78% 77% 72% 86% 85% 72% 67% 76% 77% 83% 76% 81% 75%
Dew Point 2°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C

Flinders Is Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:46 EST
sunrise
07:15 EST
sunset
17:14 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
rise
Sat 03:30 EST
set
Sat 13:49 EST
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18
moon
Thu
Aug 25

Swan Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 29
10.5°C 14°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 28
9.1°C 13.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 27
8.2°C 12.3°C 9.6mm
Tue
Jul 26
6.1°C 11.7°C 10.6mm
Mon
Jul 25
6.5°C 12.6°C 12.6mm

Swan Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
364.2mm
86.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
615.6mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
483.0mm
105 Day(s)
Wettest Day
89.0mm
Mar 11
Lowest Temperature
4.0°C
Jul 24
Highest Temperature
25.4°C
Jan 28

Swan Island Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.0°C
24th
Lowest On Record
3.1°C
18th 2004
Average This Month
9.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
8.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.8°C
9th
Highest On Record
17.6°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
13.5°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.0mm
6th
Total This Month
74.2mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.0mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
109.2mm
2014
Driest On Record
14.0mm
2012
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