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Hobart Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 11°C
rain

Now

12.1°C rising
Updated at 14:40 EDT

Lower Derwent for Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this afternoon. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending NW/SW in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 19. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Hobart

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.1°C rising
Dew Point 10.8°C steady
Feels Like 11.7°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
E 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 998.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.4mm / -

Sun on Fri

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

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 13.4°C
Campania 13.9°C

Next 12 hours in Hobart

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

12am

Mostly clear
14°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 13:31 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Hobart 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 22°C 26°C 27°C 21°C 20°C 25°C
Minimum 13°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 16°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 50% 70% 40% 10% 10%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
Pollen Index Low High Very High High Very High High Very 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 11
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
41
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SE 11km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
W 23km/h
W
NW 12km/h
NW
W 14km/h
W
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 16km/h
NE
W 28km/h
W
W 41km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
W 30km/h
W
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
Relative Humidity 81% 83% 57% 51% 54% 44% 66% 50% 61% 46% 51% 47% 57% 48%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 12°C 16°C 10°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 13°C

Hobart Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:56 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:20 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 01:02 EDT
set
Sat 14:45 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Hobart Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
11.6°C - 8.8mm
Thu
Jan 19
9.1°C 17.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
13.5°C 19.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
12.7°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
13.7°C 24.3°C 0.0mm

Hobart Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
44.9mm
10.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
48.4mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
7.8mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.8mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
9.1°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
31.3°C
Jan 8

Hobart Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.1°C
19th
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
18th 1902
Average This Month
13.7°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
11.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
8th
Highest On Record
41.8°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
22.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
21.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
48.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.9mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
140.3mm
1905
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2008
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