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Port Arthur Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.1°C rising
Updated at 05:30 EST

Lower Derwent for Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the south in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.1°C rising
Dew Point 11.5°C steady
Feels Like 12.7°C
Relative Humidity 90%
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NW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1020.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:48 EST
Sunset sunset
17:26 EST

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 12.2°C
Maria Is 14.7°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
14°C

12pm

Clear
18°C

3pm

Mostly clear
20°C

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National Forecast

Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 10°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 30% 30% 20% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Moderate Low Low
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 7
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
32
km/h
33
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NW 7km/h
NW
E 8km/h
E
WNW 13km/h
WNW
SSW 7km/h
SSW
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
NW 12km/h
NW
NE 9km/h
NE
W 32km/h
W
W 33km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
WNW 16km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
Relative Humidity 86% 77% 79% 69% 77% 72% 78% 74% 70% 61% 75% 72% 77% 70%
Dew Point 11°C 15°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 10°C 13°C 5°C 9°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 12°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
17:26 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Sun 13:01 EST
set
Sun 22:46 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 21
10°C 16°C 0.2mm
Fri
Apr 20
10.3°C 14°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
9.2°C 14.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
8.8°C 13.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
3.3°C 11.1°C 10.6mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
252.3mm
58.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
203.2mm
59 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
117.6mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.8mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
3.3°C
Apr 17
Highest Temperature
28.0°C
Jan 18

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.3°C
17th
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
9th 2006
Average This Month
9.6°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.4°C
3rd
Highest On Record
26.0°C
2nd 2002
Average This Month
15.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
15.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.8mm
13th
Total This Month
50.0mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.1mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
136.6mm
2006
Driest On Record
20.4mm
2016
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