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Hobart Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 15°C
cloudy

Now

17.0°C falling
Updated at 10:30 EDT

Lower Derwent for Saturday Cloudy. Slight chance of drizzle near the coast this morning. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h turning E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.

Currently at Hobart

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.0°C falling
Dew Point 12.3°C falling
Feels Like 17.0°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1017.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Campania 19.2°C
Hobart Ap 17.3°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

3pm

Mostly clear
21°C

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

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National Forecast

Hobart 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 25°C 27°C 24°C 27°C 23°C 31°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 30% 10% 60% 50% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index High High High High Very High Very High 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 9
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
NE 7km/h
NE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SW 17km/h
SW
NW 10km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 66% 60% 67% 54% 68% 37% 57% 39% 58% 39% 66% 53% 66% 45%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 16°C 18°C

Hobart Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:56 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:20 EDT
moon
set
Sat 22:31 EDT
rise
Sun 09:40 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Hobart Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
13.6°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
18.0°C 29.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
12.1°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
10.2°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
9.7°C 20.2°C 0.0mm

Hobart Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
45.7mm
10.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
16.8mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
48.4mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
10.6mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
9.0°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
35.8°C
Jan 6

Hobart Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
18th 1902
Average This Month
13.5°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
12.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.8°C
6th
Highest On Record
41.8°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
24.0°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
21.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.6mm
14th
Total This Month
16.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.7mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
140.3mm
1905
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2008
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21:03 EDT

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