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Port Arthur Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 13°C
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Now

24.5°C falling
Updated at 11:00 EDT

Lower Derwent for Friday Hot and mostly sunny morning. Medium chance of showers during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day then turning S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 31.

Currently at Dunalley

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C falling
Dew Point 15.1°C falling
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1008.2hPa
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Tasman Island 15.5°C
Hobart Ap 25.3°C
Hobart 27.1°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
22°C

6pm

Mostly clear
18°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 10:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Storm Bay and SE Coast. Small Craft Alert for Central Plateau Lakes. Cancel SW Lakes and SW Coast

National Forecast

Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Cloud and wind increasing

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy
Maximum 25°C 19°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 24°C
Minimum 18°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 30% 40% 30% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 15
km/h
32
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 15km/h
WSW
SSW 32km/h
SSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
NE 14km/h
NE
E 18km/h
E
W 14km/h
W
SW 25km/h
SW
W 14km/h
W
SSW 15km/h
SSW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
N 12km/h
N
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 59% 79% 72% 68% 80% 75% 81% 67% 69% 64% 75% 70% 74% 73%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 11°C 13°C 16°C 19°C 15°C 16°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 14°C 19°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:18 EDT
sunrise
05:52 EDT
sunset
20:46 EDT
last light
21:20 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:58 EDT
rise
Sat 08:37 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Dunalley Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
19°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
14°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
10°C 22°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
12.5°C 20°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
13.9°C 18.9°C 0.0mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
72.1mm
13.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
35.2mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
5.6mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.8mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
8.6°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
28.0°C
Jan 18

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.6°C
14th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
27th 2007
Average This Month
12.5°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
11.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
37.7°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
19.1°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.8mm
14th
Total This Month
35.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
72.1mm
13.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
156.0mm
2004
Driest On Record
8.8mm
2008
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