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Port Arthur Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 12°C
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Now

12.8°C rising
Updated at 01:00 EST

Lower Derwent for Sunday Cloudy. High chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 600 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south in the early morning. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning SW in the late morning then tending W in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Medium chance of showers in the south. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then turning NW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 11.

Currently at Dunalley

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.8°C rising
Dew Point 6.2°C rising
Feels Like 11.6°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
N 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 999.3hPa
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:00 EST

Nearby Now

Tasman Island 10.6°C
Hobart Ap 11.3°C
Hobart 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

3am

Rain
10°C

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Slight chance storm
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
11°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 00:28 EST
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Tas - Sat 22:44 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 23
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Jul 28
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Windy with rain

Windy

Showers

Showers easing

Mostly sunny

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Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 14°C
Minimum 7°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 40% 40% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Slight Slight Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 28
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Wind Direction WNW 28km/h
WNW
SW 38km/h
SW
WNW 42km/h
WNW
W 44km/h
W
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 23km/h
NNW
SSW 29km/h
SSW
SW 33km/h
SW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
N 16km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
N 29km/h
N
N 30km/h
N
Relative Humidity 78% 79% 68% 66% 73% 76% 80% 69% 66% 59% 73% 71% 73% 69%
Dew Point 8°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 2°C 7°C 1°C 3°C -1°C 3°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 9°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

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sunrise
07:31 EST
sunset
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Sun 06:57 EST
set
Sun 16:54 EST
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Dunalley Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 22
4°C 15°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 21
6°C 11°C 9mm
Thu
Jul 20
5°C 10°C 0.6mm
Wed
Jul 19
- 10°C 10.4mm
Tue
Jul 18
- 14°C 1.4mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
483.0mm
110.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
280.8mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
376.6mm
75 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
24th 2016
Average This Month
6.2°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
6.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
17.0°C
19th 2002
Average This Month
10.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
10.9°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
19th
Total This Month
41.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
73.5mm
17.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
142.4mm
2007
Driest On Record
34.2mm
2010
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