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Port Arthur Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

10.9°C rising
Updated at 00:10 EDT

Lower Derwent for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning NW in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.9°C rising
Dew Point 7.7°C falling
Feels Like 9.9°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
N 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:38 EDT

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 14.1°C
Hobart 14.2°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
12°C

6am

Mostly clear
12°C

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear
21°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Mostly sunny

Windy with rain

Showers easing

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 21°C 22°C 14°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 10% 20% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 20
km/h
12
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
50
km/h
50
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNE 29km/h
NNE
NW 26km/h
NW
SW 50km/h
SW
SW 50km/h
SW
W 29km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
SW 25km/h
SW
N 13km/h
N
NNE 12km/h
NNE
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 66% 66% 83% 76% 71% 68% 71% 66% 71% 67% 71% 65% 67% 63%
Dew Point 10°C 15°C 13°C 17°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 14°C 11°C 14°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:48 EDT
sunrise
05:23 EDT
sunset
20:38 EDT
last light
21:13 EDT
moon
set
Wed 01:09 EDT
rise
Wed 12:28 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
8.3°C 14°C 10.8mm
Mon
Dec 5
13.0°C 16.9°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 -

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
843.9mm
203.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
601.2mm
148 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
8.3°C
6th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
4th 2011
Average This Month
10.4°C
+0.3°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
15.9°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
16.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
6th
Total This Month
25.6mm
4 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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15:52 EDT

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15:50 EDT

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