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Port Arthur Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 14°C
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Now

12.3°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Lower Derwent for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely later this evening. Winds NW 40 to 55 km/h turning SW 40 to 60 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the south, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres early. Winds SW 45 to 65 km/h decreasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the late afternoon then turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Dunalley

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.3°C rising
Dew Point 7.8°C rising
Feels Like 8.0°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
SW 66km/h steady
Wind Gusts 74km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Tasman Island 8.7°C
Hobart Ap 11.4°C
Hobart 10.9°C

Next 12 hours in Dunalley (Stroud Point)

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower. Very windy
10°C

6am

Chance shower. Very windy
10°C

9am

Slight chance shower. Very windy
11°C

12pm

Slight chance shower. Very windy
13°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 18°C 20°C 22°C 27°C 21°C 20°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 10% 20% 20% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very 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 56
km/h
52
km/h
29
km/h
29
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
36
km/h
40
km/h
42
km/h
39
km/h
Wind Direction SW 56km/h
SW
WSW 52km/h
WSW
W 29km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
E 10km/h
E
N 24km/h
N
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
W 40km/h
W
W 42km/h
W
W 39km/h
W
Relative Humidity 69% 65% 72% 69% 71% 63% 73% 68% 66% 60% 65% 60% 63% 62%
Dew Point 4°C 7°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 13°C 12°C 16°C 13°C 19°C 9°C 12°C 7°C 11°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:47 EDT
sunrise
05:23 EDT
sunset
20:40 EDT
last light
21:15 EDT
moon
set
Fri 02:15 EDT
rise
Fri 14:44 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Dunalley Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
11.5°C 23°C 2.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
10.7°C 24.3°C 0.2mm
Tue
Dec 6
10.5°C 19.0°C 0.2mm
Mon
Dec 5
16.3°C 21.9°C 4.4mm
Sun
Dec 4
8.9°C 21.3°C 0.0mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
843.9mm
203.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
601.4mm
149 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
607.8mm
158 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.6mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
Jul 24
Highest Temperature
26.3°C
Feb 23

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.1°C
7th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
4th 2011
Average This Month
10.1°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
10.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
31.1°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
16.1°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
16.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
6th
Total This Month
25.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.1mm
15.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
96.2mm
2007
Driest On Record
33.0mm
2004
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