Fairfax Media Network

Cape Barren Island Weather


Flinders Is Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 20°C
windy

Now

17.6°C steady
Updated at 02:00 EDT

Furneaux Islands for Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds NE 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the late evening.
Monday The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h turning W 30 to 40 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Swan Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C steady
Dew Point 15.0°C steady
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
NNW 29km/h steady
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1000.8hPa
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:32 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:25 EDT

Nearby Now

Flinders Island 22.6°C
Eddystone Point 16.8°C
St Helens Ap 17.7°C
Scottsdale 15.7°C

Next 12 hours in Flinders Is

48-hour forecast

3am

Cloudy
20°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

9am

Mostly clear. Windy
16°C

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
18°C

Furneaux Islands Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Flinders Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy with rain

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 15°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 60% 90% 10% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Extreme Very High
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 39
km/h
43
km/h
24
km/h
37
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
42
km/h
45
km/h
44
km/h
29
km/h
36
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction W 39km/h
W
W 43km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
WNW 37km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
WNW 26km/h
WNW
N 30km/h
N
WNW 42km/h
WNW
WSW 45km/h
WSW
W 44km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
W 36km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
Relative Humidity 79% 65% 68% 62% 72% 65% 80% 75% 63% 58% 67% 65% 72% 63%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 12°C

Flinders Is Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:00 EDT
sunrise
05:32 EDT
sunset
20:25 EDT
last light
20:58 EDT
moon
rise
Mon 10:27 EDT
set
Tue 00:28 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Swan Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 4
12.6°C 19°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
10.4°C 18.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
13.8°C 17.7°C 0.2mm
Thu
Dec 1
15.3°C 19.6°C 0.6mm
Wed
Nov 30
12.7°C 19.7°C 4.0mm

Swan Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
662.6mm
152.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
915.2mm
153 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
571.4mm
146 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.4°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
6.7°C
4th 2011
Average This Month
13.0°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.6°C
1st
Highest On Record
28.4°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
18.7°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
19.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
1st
Total This Month
0.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.4mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
118.2mm
2004
Driest On Record
5.4mm
2002
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Thunderstorm asthma advice issued as storms loom in Victoria

21:33 EDT

Victorians who experience breathing difficulties or asthma have been advised to take extra care this evening, with a cool change and thunderstorms predicted for the state.

Queensland storms: Lockyer Valley, Ipswich clean up after night of destruction

19:24 EDT

Two homes in south-east Queensland were destroyed by fire during yesterday's super cell storms, which also overturned caravans and saw a teenager struck by lightning.

Stormy start to summer for southeast QLD

17:25 EDT

Saturday's storms produced large hail, intense rainfall and destructive winds to several locations across southeast Queensland as two large storms rolled over in quick succession.