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Hobart Forecast

Today 9°C
Tonight 2°C
showers

Now

6.1°C falling
Updated at 13:00 EST

Lower Derwent for Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. Snow falling above 300 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast early this morning. Possible hail. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Hobart

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Temperature 6.1°C falling
Dew Point 3.1°C falling
Feels Like 1.2°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
SSW 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 52km/h
Pressure 1004.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / 0.8mm

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 6.9°C
Campania 7.2°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart

48-hour forecast

3pm

Shower
8°C

6pm

Shower
6°C

9pm

Chance shower
6°C

12am

Slight chance shower
5°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 11:47 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent

Tas - Fri 10:02 EST
Road Weather Alert (Snow down to 400m) North East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent & South East

Tas - Fri 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning Derwent Estuary, Frederick Henry/Norfolk/Storm Bay, Channel & Far NW, Upper/Lower East & SE coasts & East of Flinders Is

Tas - Fri 09:59 EST
Cancellation of Sheep Graziers Warning for South East

National Forecast

Hobart 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
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Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
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Aug 24

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 9°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 3°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 10% 40% 90% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Pollen Index Low Moderate Moderate High Low High High
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SW 19km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
W 17km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
N 14km/h
N
N 16km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 26km/h
W
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 74% 60% 63% 46% 71% 51% 74% 52% 70% 53% 66% 49% 70% 50%
Dew Point 2°C 1°C -1°C 0°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 0°C 2°C 3°C 3°C

Hobart Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:58 EST
moon
set
Fri 13:36 EST
rise
Sat 04:46 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Hobart Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
4.0°C - 1.4mm
Thu
Aug 17
6°C 11.3°C 9mm
Wed
Aug 16
6.2°C 14°C 1.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
- 15°C 3.4mm
Mon
Aug 14
5°C 16°C 0.2mm

Hobart Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
387.9mm
104.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
246.2mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
389.6mm
99 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.8mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
0.6°C
Jun 22
Highest Temperature
32.1°C
Mar 14

Hobart Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-1.8°C
5th 1962
Average This Month
4.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
5.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
24.5°C
26th 1977
Average This Month
13.6°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.6mm
7th
Total This Month
45.0mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.5mm
15.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
160.8mm
1946
Driest On Record
5.8mm
2006
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