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Smithton Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 20°C
possible_shower

Now

17.6°C falling
Updated at 17:50 EDT

Northwest Coast for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower early this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far west early this evening. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Smithton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C falling
Dew Point 12.5°C falling
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
WNW 37km/h falling
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1005.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:29 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:21 EDT

Nearby Now

Cape Grim 17.5°C
Luncheon Hill 13.9°C
Wynyard Ap 16.6°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Grim

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear. Windy
16°C

12am

Mostly clear. Windy
16°C

3am

Slight chance shower. Windy
15°C

6am

Mostly cloudy. Windy
16°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 16:05 EDT
Gale Warning for South East Coast and South West Coast. Strong Wind Warning Elsewhere except cancel Derwent Estuary.

National Forecast

Smithton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2

Sunny

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers easing

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 16°C 14°C 15°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 10% 40% 30% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High Moderate 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 26
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NE 26km/h
NE
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
S 10km/h
S
Relative Humidity 87% 83% 72% 71% 78% 79% 74% 58% 70% 62% 76% 61% 64% 59%
Dew Point 19°C 16°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 8°C 10°C 6°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 7°C 10°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
07:03 EDT
sunrise
07:30 EDT
sunset
19:19 EDT
last light
19:47 EDT
moon
set
Mon 19:01 EDT
rise
Tue 07:13 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Smithton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 27
14.6°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
9.9°C 22.7°C 1.8mm
Sat
Mar 25
14.8°C 20.5°C 0.4mm
Fri
Mar 24
8.3°C 19.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
14.2°C 20.6°C 0.2mm

Smithton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
124.5mm
30.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
112.6mm
32 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
139.6mm
29 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
13.4°C
+3.8°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
22.5°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
20.4°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
31.8mm
8 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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