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Smithton Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 20°C
drizzle_clearing

Now

16.1°C falling
Updated at 19:20 EDT

Northwest Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of drizzle in the east later tonight. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of drizzle in the early morning. Winds E/SE and light tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming NE 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Smithton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.1°C falling
Dew Point 12.3°C rising
Feels Like 16.1°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
NE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1023.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:25 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:28 EDT

Nearby Now

Cape Grim 16.1°C
Luncheon Hill 15.2°C
Wynyard Ap 16.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Grim

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

12am

Mostly clear
16°C

3am

Mostly clear
15°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

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National Forecast

Smithton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 23
Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29

Mostly sunny

Drizzle clearing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 30% 60% 80% 80% 90% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index High High High High 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 15
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction E 15km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
ENE 23km/h
ENE
E 25km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
E 13km/h
E
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NE 25km/h
NE
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 77% 65% 79% 68% 82% 80% 90% 81% 86% 82% 74% 71% 78% 73%
Dew Point 10°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 15°C

Smithton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:59 EDT
sunrise
07:26 EDT
sunset
19:26 EDT
last light
19:53 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 02:52 EDT
set
Fri 17:10 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Smithton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 23
14.2°C 21°C 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
15.1°C 21.8°C 13.6mm
Tue
Mar 21
15.3°C 21.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
13.4°C 24.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 19
17.3°C 24.3°C 0.0mm

Smithton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
124.5mm
30.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
110.4mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
137.0mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
2.3°C
Mar 17
Highest Temperature
27.0°C
Mar 2

Smithton Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.3°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-0.4°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
13.7°C
+4.1°C
Long-term Average
9.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
32.5°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
22.8°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
20.4°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
29.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.6mm
12.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.0mm
2012
Driest On Record
8.6mm
2002
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