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Hobart Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 12°C
late_shower

Now

4.4°C rising
Updated at 03:50 EST

Lower Derwent for Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening, falling as snow above 200 metres. Possible hail. Areas of severe frost later tonight. Winds SW 30 to 45 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening, falling as snow above 100 metres in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south in the evening. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then turning W 35 to 50 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Hobart

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.4°C rising
Dew Point -2.0°C falling
Feels Like -1.0°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
NW 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.8mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:20 EST
Sunset sunset
17:14 EST

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 4.0°C
Campania 3.5°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
1°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
10°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
12°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Mon 21:52 EST
Road Weather Alert for for N W Coast, Central N, N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Mon 21:51 EST
E, Furneaux Islands, E Coast & N E Forecast Districts the Central N & King Is Forecast Districts. There Is A High Risk

Tas - Mon 21:47 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Tasmania. Bushwalkers are advised to take care due to hazardous weather conditions.

Tas - Mon 10:41 EST
Final Flood Watch for all north eastern river basins and the Huon River

Tasmania Weather Update

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Hobart 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10

Late shower

Showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 12°C
Minimum 1°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 30% 30% 20% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Pollen Index Low Low Moderate Moderate Moderate High High
Frost Risk High Moderate Moderate Slight Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
31
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 25km/h
NNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
W 16km/h
W
SW 14km/h
SW
NW 8km/h
NW
SSE 7km/h
SSE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 17km/h
N
N 17km/h
N
Relative Humidity 72% 52% 66% 50% 67% 49% 75% 54% 76% 48% 67% 45% 73% 48%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C -2°C -2°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 1°C

Hobart Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:50 EST
sunrise
07:20 EST
sunset
17:14 EST
last light
17:45 EST
moon
set
Tue 09:19 EST
rise
Tue 21:59 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Hobart Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 3
1.0°C 7°C 9.0mm
Sun
Aug 2
6.3°C 12.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
6.1°C 10.1°C 3.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
5.4°C 11.3°C 0.2mm
Thu
Jul 30
9.6°C 14.5°C 0.0mm

Hobart Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
388.1mm
104.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
360.6mm
99 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
295.8mm
82 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.6mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
0.3°C
Jun 22
Highest Temperature
34.7°C
Feb 22

Hobart Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-1.8°C
5th 1962
Average This Month
4.5°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
5.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
24.5°C
26th 1977
Average This Month
9.9°C
-3.2°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
12.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.8mm
15.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
160.8mm
1946
Driest On Record
5.8mm
2006
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