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Smithton Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 19°C
rain_clearing

Now

16.0°C rising
Updated at 20:10 EDT

Northwest Coast for Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west later tonight. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h shifting W/SW before dawn then becoming SW and light in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Smithton Ap

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Temperature 16.0°C rising
Dew Point 14.0°C rising
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
E 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1004.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:38 EDT

Nearby Now

Wynyard Ap 16.7°C
Luncheon Hill 14.3°C
Cape Grim 14.9°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Grim

48-hour forecast

9pm

Chance shower. Windy
16°C

12am

Shower
16°C

3am

Shower. Windy
14°C

6am

Mostly clear. Windy
13°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning Far NW Coast, East of Flinders Island, Lower East Coast, South East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast

National Forecast

Smithton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10

Rain

Rain clearing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy with rain

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 16°C 18°C
Minimum 8°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 5% 90% 90% 20% 5%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Extreme 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 22
km/h
29
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
32
km/h
31
km/h
31
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 22km/h
ENE
ENE 29km/h
ENE
W 27km/h
W
WSW 27km/h
WSW
W 16km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NW 19km/h
NW
N 22km/h
N
W 32km/h
W
WSW 31km/h
WSW
WSW 31km/h
WSW
W 19km/h
W
W 23km/h
W
Relative Humidity 71% 76% 76% 60% 68% 64% 75% 68% 87% 75% 67% 63% 72% 68%
Dew Point 10°C 15°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 12°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 12°C

Smithton Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:09 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:39 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
set
Mon 00:03 EDT
rise
Mon 10:38 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Smithton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 4
3.0°C 19°C 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 3
5.4°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
7.9°C 18.0°C 0.4mm
Thu
Dec 1
11.1°C 21.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
11.8°C 19.3°C 0.2mm

Smithton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
899.8mm
202.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1250.0mm
209 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
646.8mm
188 Day(s)
Wettest Day
58.4mm
Jul 27
Lowest Temperature
-0.2°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
28.8°C
Jan 11

Smithton Ap Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.0°C
27th 1996
Average This Month
6.8°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
9.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
30.1°C
10th 2006
Average This Month
19.5°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.3mm
13.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
118.6mm
2008
Driest On Record
15.4mm
2004
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