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Port Arthur Forecast

Tonight 4°C
Tomorrow 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

5.1°C falling
Updated at 19:50 EST

Lower Derwent for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. Snow falling above 600 metres late. Winds SE/SW 10 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Frost and patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Tasman Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.1°C falling
Dew Point 3.7°C falling
Feels Like -1.0°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
SSW 46km/h rising
Wind Gusts 52km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 21.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 6.8°C
Hobart 7.0°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

9pm

Slight chance shower
7°C

12am

Mostly clear
7°C

3am

Clear
5°C

6am

Mostly clear
5°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Upper East Coast, South East Coast and South West Coast

National Forecast

Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29

Showers

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Showers increasing

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Showers increasing
Maximum 11°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 11°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 6°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 60% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20% 10%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Slight Nil Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SE 7km/h
SE
S 8km/h
S
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
W 21km/h
W
WSW 22km/h
WSW
W 24km/h
W
W 20km/h
W
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 82% 85% 73% 60% 76% 72% 74% 69% 69% 62% 72% 64% 71% 67%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 9°C 5°C 8°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 8°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:50 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
rise
Thu 08:11 EST
set
Thu 20:16 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 23
6.5°C 8°C 1.4mm
Tue
Aug 22
6.4°C 14°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
- 10.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
4.3°C - 2.2mm
Sat
Aug 19
2.9°C 7.9°C 7.8mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
558.1mm
130.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
347.8mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
427.0mm
93 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.8mm
Mar 12
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
25.2°C
Mar 19

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.9°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-0.2°C
11th 2005
Average This Month
6.2°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
6.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.4°C
10th
Highest On Record
19.0°C
31st 2006
Average This Month
10.8°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.6mm
13th
Total This Month
47.4mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
75.1mm
19.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
156.8mm
2003
Driest On Record
18.4mm
2006
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