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Port Arthur Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight 5°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.0°C falling
Updated at 12:50 EST

Lower Derwent for Wednesday Areas of fog and frost this morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 13.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.0°C falling
Dew Point 3.5°C falling
Feels Like 9.1°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
NNE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:31 EST
Sunset sunset
16:42 EST

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 8.9°C
Hobart 8.5°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart Airport

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
9°C

9pm

Mostly clear
6°C

12am

Clear
4°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:08 EST
Cancellation of Road Weather Alert for Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East

Tasmania Weather Update

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Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2
Fri
Jun 3
Sat
Jun 4
Sun
Jun 5
Mon
Jun 6
Tue
Jun 7

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 20% 50% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction N 10km/h
N
N 11km/h
N
NNW 10km/h
NNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
N 10km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NE 25km/h
NE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 80% 67% 76% 66% 78% 71% 79% 79% 91% 91% 86% 84% 89% 87%
Dew Point 3°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 13°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:59 EST
sunrise
07:31 EST
sunset
16:42 EST
last light
17:14 EST
moon
set
Wed 14:16 EST
rise
Thu 03:26 EST
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20
moon
Tue
Jun 28

Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 31
5.2°C 11°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 30
7.9°C 9.4°C 6.4mm
Sun
May 29
7.7°C 10.7°C 7.4mm
Sat
May 28
7.0°C 10.8°C 0.6mm
Fri
May 27
7.3°C 10.0°C 6.4mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
407.2mm
95.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
309.6mm
59 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
441.2mm
96 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.6mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
4.7°C
May 11
Highest Temperature
26.3°C
Feb 23

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
1.2°C
18th 2007
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
7.3°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
17.9°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
11.4°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
71.9mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
116.4mm
2002
Driest On Record
38.4mm
2006
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