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Smithton Forecast

Tonight 2°C
Tomorrow 11°C
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Now

0.6°C falling
Updated at 21:40 EST

Northwest Coast for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west, falling as snow above 300 metres. Possible hail. Areas of severe frost late tonight. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely from around midday, with snowfalls above 400 metres. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Smithton Ap

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Temperature 0.6°C falling
Dew Point -0.4°C falling
Feels Like 0.6°C
Relative Humidity 93%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1020.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:25 EST
Sunset sunset
17:27 EST

Nearby Now

Wynyard Ap 2.0°C
Luncheon Hill 1.2°C
Cape Grim 7.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Grim

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

3am

Chance shower
6°C

6am

Slight chance shower. Windy
7°C

9am

Shower. Windy
9°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 16:05 EST
Gale Warning Far NW, CN, Upper E, SE, SW, CW & Lower E coasts, Banks St/F Sound & E of Flinders Is. Strong Wind elsewhere except Derwent

Tas - Mon 15:22 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for King/Furneaux Islands, North West & East coasts, Midlands, Central North, Upper Derwent, South East & North East

Tas - Mon 15:20 EST
Road Weather Alert for NW Coast, Central Nth, NE, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent, SE and East Coast due to ice and snow

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Smithton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

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Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

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Maximum 8°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 0°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 40% 90% 40% 5% 5% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 40
km/h
36
km/h
29
km/h
39
km/h
31
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SW 40km/h
SW
SW 36km/h
SW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 39km/h
WNW
SW 31km/h
SW
WSW 34km/h
WSW
SW 20km/h
SW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SW 16km/h
SW
S 5km/h
S
SW 9km/h
SW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 78% 57% 80% 77% 81% 67% 81% 71% 92% 71% 93% 67% 78% 76%
Dew Point 0°C 0°C 5°C 7°C 2°C 2°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 7°C

Smithton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:55 EST
sunrise
07:24 EST
sunset
17:28 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
set
Tue 09:28 EST
rise
Tue 22:07 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Smithton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 3
2.1°C 9°C 12.0mm
Sun
Aug 2
4.4°C 11.3°C 3.6mm
Sat
Aug 1
5.4°C 11.1°C 8.8mm
Fri
Jul 31
1.6°C 11.8°C 5.6mm
Thu
Jul 30
6.7°C 12.0°C 1.4mm

Smithton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
600.8mm
135.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
522.4mm
128 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
517.2mm
126 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.2mm
Jul 6
Lowest Temperature
-3.9°C
Jun 20
Highest Temperature
29.4°C
Jan 3

Smithton Ap Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-2.2°C
7th 2010
Average This Month
4.0°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
5.4°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
11.3°C
2nd
Highest On Record
18.5°C
31st 2006
Average This Month
10.5°C
-3.2°C
Long-term Average
13.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
24.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
125.3mm
23.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
286.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
50.0mm
2006
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