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Port Arthur Forecast

Today 7°C
Tonight 3°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

2.8°C rising
Updated at 13:00 EST

Lower Derwent for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 100 metres in the south at first, and above 200 metres elsewhere, lifting in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south during the morning and afternoon. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W/SW 35 to 55 km/h decreasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 3 and 7.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.8°C rising
Dew Point 1.6°C rising
Feels Like -1.6°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
NW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 61km/h
Pressure 998.4hPa
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 8.2°C
Maria Is 7.8°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart Airport

48-hour forecast

3pm

Shower. Windy
7°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
5°C

9pm

Chance shower
4°C

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:06 EST
Gale Warning for Lower/South East Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for all remaining except Derwent Estuary; Fredrick Henry & Norfolk Bays

Tas - Wed 10:00 EST
Road Weather Alert for North West/East Coasts, Central N, N East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley & South East

Tas - Wed 09:58 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for East Coast, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, Furneaux Islands & North West Coast

Tasmania Weather Update

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Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 7°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 2°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 20% 10% 10% 60% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 48
km/h
48
km/h
34
km/h
32
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 48km/h
WSW
WSW 48km/h
WSW
SW 34km/h
SW
SW 32km/h
SW
SW 31km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SW 6km/h
SW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
N 17km/h
N
N 28km/h
N
N 25km/h
N
W 23km/h
W
SW 26km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 88% 80% 76% 64% 80% 68% 86% 63% 87% 62% 92% 71% 82% 71%
Dew Point 2°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

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moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Dunalley Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 5
3°C - 1mm
Tue
Aug 4
3.1°C 12°C 4.2mm
Mon
Aug 3
0.7°C 7.1°C 3.4mm
Sun
Aug 2
4.5°C 14.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
5.5°C 10.4°C 0.6mm

Hobart Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
313.1mm
91.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
247.6mm
89 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
287.6mm
78 Day(s)
Wettest Day
63.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-0.9°C
May 23
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Feb 22

Hobart Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
3rd 1979
Average This Month
3.8°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
4.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
23.7°C
31st 2006
Average This Month
10.9°C
-2.6°C
Long-term Average
13.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.6mm
4th
Total This Month
8.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.1mm
14.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
115.4mm
1958
Driest On Record
6.8mm
1982
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