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Port Arthur Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 10°C
windy

Now

11.9°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EDT

Lower Derwent for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south in the morning and early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 21. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.9°C falling
Dew Point 5.5°C falling
Feels Like 9.0°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
SW 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:36 EDT

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 21.0°C
Hobart 21.4°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
18°C

9pm

Mostly clear
15°C

12am

Mostly clear
13°C

3am

Rain
13°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning Lower E Coast, SE Coast and SW Coast. Cancel Central Plateau Lakes, South West Lakes and Banks Strait/Franklin Sound

National Forecast

Port Arthur 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

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Windy with rain

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 18°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 15°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 10% 50% 20% 20% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High 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 34
km/h
32
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
27
km/h
31
km/h
50
km/h
49
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
31
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 34km/h
WNW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SW 15km/h
SW
NW 20km/h
NW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNE 27km/h
NNE
NW 31km/h
NW
WSW 50km/h
WSW
WSW 49km/h
WSW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
WSW 28km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 65% 60% 75% 62% 68% 68% 80% 76% 72% 68% 69% 63% 69% 67%
Dew Point 10°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 16°C 12°C 17°C 7°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 9°C 14°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
04:48 EDT
sunrise
05:23 EDT
sunset
20:36 EDT
last light
21:11 EDT
moon
set
Tue 00:34 EDT
rise
Tue 11:24 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
13.0°C 17°C 3.2mm
Sun
Dec 4
10.1°C 18.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
9.0°C 15.3°C 2.2mm
Fri
Dec 2
10.4°C 14.7°C -
Thu
Dec 1
11.8°C 16.4°C 9.4mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
843.9mm
203.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
590.4mm
147 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
604.0mm
157 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.6mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
Jul 24
Highest Temperature
26.3°C
Feb 23

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
4th 2011
Average This Month
10.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
10.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
31.1°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
16.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
16.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
1st
Total This Month
14.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.1mm
15.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
96.2mm
2007
Driest On Record
33.0mm
2004
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