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Port Arthur Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.5°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EDT

Lower Derwent for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 24.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.5°C rising
Dew Point 3.5°C rising
Feels Like 11.8°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 14.0°C
Hobart 14.4°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

3pm

Mostly clear
21°C

6pm

Clear
20°C

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National Forecast

Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 25°C 22°C 20°C
Minimum 12°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 10% 60% 10% 30% 50% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index
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 14
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
30
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
35
km/h
33
km/h
Wind Direction NW 14km/h
NW
NE 19km/h
NE
NW 23km/h
NW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 30km/h
NE
NNE 31km/h
NNE
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 57% 62% 67% 75% 62% 59% 74% 71% 81% 75% 69% 62% 64% 60%
Dew Point 7°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 9°C 12°C 14°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 14°C 13°C 8°C 11°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:48 EDT
sunrise
05:23 EDT
sunset
20:44 EDT
last light
21:20 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:40 EDT
rise
Sat 04:15 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
16°C 17°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
12.6°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
12.5°C 17.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12.6°C 15.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
12.0°C 19.5°C 0.0mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
829.7mm
196.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
643.4mm
169 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
601.8mm
150 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.2mm
Dec 4
Lowest Temperature
1.1°C
Sep 8
Highest Temperature
25.2°C
Mar 19

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.7°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
4th 2011
Average This Month
11.0°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
10.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
31.1°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
16.3°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
16.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
42.2mm
4th
Total This Month
107.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.0mm
15.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
96.2mm
2007
Driest On Record
22.0mm
2015
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