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Port Arthur Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 7°C
possible_shower

Now

11.9°C rising
Updated at 16:40 EST

Lower Derwent for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h.

Currently at Dunalley

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.9°C rising
Dew Point 6.8°C falling
Feels Like 10.0°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
SSW 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:26 EST
Sunset sunset
16:45 EST

Nearby Now

Tasman Island 10.1°C
Hobart Ap 11.4°C
Hobart 11.3°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart Airport

48-hour forecast

6pm

Cloudy
11°C

9pm

Cloudy
10°C

12am

Cloudy
8°C

3am

Cloudy
7°C

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Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 14°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 7°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 10% 10% 40% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
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 18
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 18km/h
WSW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
W 23km/h
W
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
S 18km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
S 10km/h
S
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 84% 74% 74% 72% 77% 71% 73% 71% 79% 74% 78% 74% 79% 72%
Dew Point 11°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 8°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:26 EST
sunset
16:45 EST
last light
17:17 EST
moon
rise
Thu 20:43 EST
set
Fri 11:17 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Dunalley Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 26
7.1°C 13°C 0.4mm
Wed
May 25
5.6°C 11.9°C 1.8mm
Tue
May 24
8.9°C 11.8°C 6.0mm
Mon
May 23
10.3°C 11.1°C 4.4mm
Sun
May 22
7.2°C 18.9°C 0.0mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
335.3mm
77.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
166.2mm
54 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
415.0mm
93 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.2mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
4.7°C
May 11
Highest Temperature
26.3°C
Feb 23

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.7°C
11th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
28th 2005
Average This Month
9.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
8.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.5°C
14th
Highest On Record
21.0°C
5th 2002
Average This Month
14.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.2mm
11th
Total This Month
50.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
75.3mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
200.2mm
2012
Driest On Record
18.6mm
2007
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