Fairfax Media Network

Alcomie Weather


40.93°S 145.19°E 222m AMSL

Smithton Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 17°C
possible_shower

Now

12.3°C falling
Updated at 03:10 EST

Northwest Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far west, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Smithton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.3°C falling
Dew Point 11.8°C falling
Feels Like 10.7°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
WSW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1017.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:02 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Luncheon Hill 10.3°C
Cape Grim 13.9°C
Wynyard Ap 13.0°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Grim

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower
12°C

9am

Slight chance shower. Windy
14°C

12pm

Slight chance shower. Windy
17°C

3pm

Chance shower. Windy
17°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

view all
Tas - Thu 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Smithton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy
Maximum 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 13°C 13°C 15°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 4°C 8°C 3°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 90% 90% 30% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Moderate High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction W 23km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 80% 80% 75% 70% 77% 73% 82% 81% 68% 66% 66% 61% 72% 66%
Dew Point 9°C 13°C 7°C 11°C 7°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 5°C 4°C 1°C 6°C 5°C 9°C

Smithton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:34 EST
sunrise
07:02 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
rise
Fri 08:37 EST
set
Fri 19:10 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Smithton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
1.4°C 15°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
7.3°C 12.5°C 9.8mm
Tue
Apr 25
12.2°C 17.4°C 2.4mm
Mon
Apr 24
13.7°C 18.7°C 22.4mm
Sun
Apr 23
12.7°C 18.2°C 2.4mm

Smithton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
185.9mm
47.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
190.2mm
51 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
169.8mm
47 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
0.3°C
Apr 15
Highest Temperature
27.0°C
Mar 2

Smithton Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
25th 1997
Average This Month
7.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
7.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.6°C
6th
Highest On Record
27.5°C
1st 2005
Average This Month
18.5°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.4mm
24th
Total This Month
58.0mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.4mm
16.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
2006
Driest On Record
25.4mm
2002
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Late-season cyclone potential

16:30 EST

A tropical cyclone may form in Australian waters during the next 24 hours, although the system will have little impact on our mainland.

Wintry chill grips six states and territories

14:58 EST

Parts of eastern and southeast Australia experienced their coldest temperatures in at least six months this morning.

Hobart heritage buildings not built to withstand Tasmania's toughest wind speeds

11:20 EST

Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.