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Port Arthur Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.4°C rising
Updated at 01:00 EST

Lower Derwent for Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far S at night with gusty winds and hail. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.4°C rising
Dew Point 5.8°C falling
Feels Like 9.0°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
NNW 42km/h rising
Wind Gusts 63km/h
Pressure 1004.7hPa
Fire Danger 5.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 14.1°C
Hobart 14.7°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart Airport

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Wed 09:58 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Huon River

Tasmania Weather Update

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Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 18°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 17°C 15°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 9°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 20% 40% 50% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low 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 33
km/h
30
km/h
33
km/h
34
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
33
km/h
42
km/h
32
km/h
34
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 33km/h
NNW
NNW 30km/h
NNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
NW 23km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
NW 33km/h
NW
SW 42km/h
SW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 73% 66% 66% 58% 67% 66% 81% 85% 91% 87% 77% 75% 73% 65%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 13°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 8°C 12°C 7°C 8°C

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Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 4
6.3°C 13°C 2.4mm
Tue
May 3
9.5°C 11.7°C 7.2mm
Mon
May 2
8.1°C 15.6°C -
Sun
May 1
14.3°C 16.0°C 1.2mm
Sat
Apr 30
14.1°C 18.7°C -

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
335.3mm
77.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
126.8mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
352.8mm
78 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.2mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Feb 17
Highest Temperature
26.3°C
Feb 23

Tasman Island Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
28th 2005
Average This Month
9.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
8.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
21.0°C
5th 2002
Average This Month
14.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
10.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
75.3mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
200.2mm
2012
Driest On Record
18.6mm
2007
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