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Smithton Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.7°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EDT

Northwest Coast for Tuesday Cloud clearing. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h turning NE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Smithton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.7°C rising
Dew Point 14.4°C falling
Feels Like 18.7°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
ENE 40km/h rising
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 1023.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:48 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:23 EDT

Nearby Now

Luncheon Hill 17.7°C
Wynyard Ap 18.6°C
Cape Grim 18.9°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Grim

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
19°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
20°C

6pm

Mostly clear. Windy
19°C

9pm

Mostly clear. Windy
17°C

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National Forecast

Smithton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Nov 21
Wed
Nov 22
Thu
Nov 23
Fri
Nov 24
Sat
Nov 25
Sun
Nov 26
Mon
Nov 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 21°C
Minimum 15°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 20% 40% 80% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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 28
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction E 28km/h
E
E 26km/h
E
E 28km/h
E
E 25km/h
E
E 27km/h
E
E 23km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
NE 11km/h
NE
E 19km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 81% 73% 79% 69% 81% 71% 82% 69% 80% 73% 87% 79% 81% 71%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 16°C

Smithton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:17 EDT
sunrise
05:48 EDT
sunset
20:23 EDT
last light
20:55 EDT
moon
set
Tue 22:38 EDT
rise
Wed 08:33 EDT
moon
Mon
Nov 27
moon
Mon
Dec 4
moon
Sun
Dec 10
moon
Mon
Dec 18

Smithton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Nov 21
16°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 20
15.5°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 19
16.4°C 22.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 18
16.6°C 21.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 17
17.0°C 22.7°C 0.0mm

Smithton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
855.3mm
190.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
802.2mm
200 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1236.8mm
203 Day(s)
Wettest Day
61.6mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
27.0°C
Mar 2

Smithton Ap Almanac

full climatology
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
0.2°C
10th 2006
Average This Month
9.6°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
8.7°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.8°C
19th
Highest On Record
27.1°C
19th 2009
Average This Month
19.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
18.3°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
4th
Total This Month
6.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
60.2mm
13.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
135.4mm
2013
Driest On Record
7.6mm
2007
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