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Port Arthur Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 12°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.9°C falling
Updated at 12:50 EDT

Lower Derwent for Monday Partly cloudy. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 18.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.9°C falling
Dew Point 4.0°C falling
Feels Like 11.1°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
S 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 15.1°C
Maria Is 14.2°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
18°C

6pm

Mostly clear
16°C

9pm

Mostly clear
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
13°C

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National Forecast

Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 19°C 22°C 23°C 25°C 24°C 17°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 10% 50% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index
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 20
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
31
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SE 13km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NE 9km/h
NE
N 5km/h
N
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NE 23km/h
NE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
W 22km/h
W
SW 31km/h
SW
SW 31km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 61% 59% 66% 61% 70% 61% 78% 68% 78% 76% 81% 77% 77% 71%
Dew Point 6°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 21°C 18°C 18°C 10°C 12°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:04 EDT
sunrise
06:34 EDT
sunset
20:11 EDT
last light
20:41 EDT
moon
set
Mon 22:00 EDT
rise
Tue 10:40 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 19
10°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
11°C 13°C 3mm
Sat
Feb 17
10.6°C 19°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
9.4°C 14.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
- 17.5°C 5.0mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
119.4mm
26.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
76.6mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
57.0mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.8mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Jan 31
Highest Temperature
28.0°C
Jan 18

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
4.2°C
24th 2008
Average This Month
12.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
35.1°C
25th 2012
Average This Month
17.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.6mm
11th
Total This Month
29.6mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.3mm
12.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
117.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
19.0mm
2016
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