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Smithton Forecast

Today 8°C
Tonight 3°C
showers

Now

7.8°C rising
Updated at 10:40 EST

Northwest Coast for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, more frequent in the late morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 300 metres, lifting during the afternoon. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 8.

Currently at Smithton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.8°C rising
Dew Point 4.0°C rising
Feels Like 4.4°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
WSW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1008.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:23 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Luncheon Hill 4.0°C
Cape Grim 7.6°C
Wynyard Ap 7.0°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Grim

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower. Very windy
8°C

3pm

Chance shower. Very windy
9°C

6pm

Chance shower. Very windy
7°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
7°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:06 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Wed 10:00 EST
Road Weather Alert for for N W Coast, Central N, N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Wed 09:58 EST
Derwent Valley, S E & E Coast Forecast Districts the Midlands, Furneaux Islands & N W Coast Forecast Districts. There Is A

Tas - Wed 09:57 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Tasmania. Bushwalkers are advised to take care due to hazardous weather conditions.

Tasmania Weather Update

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Smithton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11

Showers

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 8°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum 2°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 50% 5% 5% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Slight Moderate Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 30
km/h
36
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SW 30km/h
SW
SW 36km/h
SW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
S 4km/h
S
WSW 6km/h
WSW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 23km/h
NNW
N 23km/h
N
NW 24km/h
NW
SW 24km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 81% 71% 86% 73% 85% 66% 84% 65% 84% 76% 98% 74% 80% 77%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 7°C

Smithton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:23 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:58 EST
moon
rise
Wed 23:17 EST
set
Thu 10:43 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
Wed
Aug 5
2.6°C - 7.8mm
Tue
Aug 4
-1.1°C 11.3°C 2.0mm
Mon
Aug 3
2.1°C 8.6°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

Smithton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
600.8mm
135.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
532.2mm
130 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
522.2mm
127 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
-1.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-2.2°C
7th 2010
Average This Month
2.7°C
-2.7°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
10.6°C
-3.1°C
Long-term Average
13.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
34.2mm
5 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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