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Port Arthur Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 27°C
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Now

16.3°C rising
Updated at 07:40 EDT

Lower Derwent for Monday Becoming cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south this morning. Winds N 35 to 50 km/h turning NW 35 to 55 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28. High.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.3°C rising
Dew Point 14.1°C rising
Feels Like 16.3°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
NNE 55km/h falling
Wind Gusts 65km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 17.4°C
Hobart 15.0°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower
20°C

12pm

Chance shower
23°C

3pm

Intermittent rain. Windy
26°C

6pm

Slight chance shower. Windy
18°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 05:20 EDT
Gale Warning for South East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast. Strong Wind Warning for all remaining waters

National Forecast

Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers easing

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 23°C 23°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 14°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 36
km/h
30
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 36km/h
NNE
NNW 30km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
N 28km/h
N
NNW 25km/h
NNW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
WSW 34km/h
WSW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 32km/h
W
W 27km/h
W
SW 25km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 83% 69% 68% 62% 72% 62% 72% 66% 65% 56% 72% 64% 66% 62%
Dew Point 18°C 20°C 10°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 9°C 11°C 6°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 8°C 12°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:50 EDT
sunrise
07:19 EDT
sunset
19:09 EDT
last light
19:38 EDT
moon
set
Mon 18:50 EDT
rise
Tue 07:01 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Mar 26
13.6°C 19°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
11.7°C 16.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
10.7°C 15.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
10.7°C 15.2°C 0.6mm
Wed
Mar 22
11.4°C 15.2°C 5.0mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
190.8mm
41.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
92.2mm
32 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
95.6mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.8mm
Mar 12
Lowest Temperature
6.8°C
Feb 13
Highest Temperature
25.2°C
Mar 19

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.7°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
13.1°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.2°C
19th
Highest On Record
32.8°C
14th 2008
Average This Month
18.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
12th
Total This Month
32.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.0mm
15.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
197.6mm
2003
Driest On Record
31.2mm
2014
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