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Maatsuyker Is Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 10°C
showers

Now

6.9°C steady
Updated at 23:50 EST

West & Sth Coast for Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. Snow falling above 400 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south. Possible hail. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW during the morning and early afternoon. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Maatsuyker Is

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.9°C steady
Dew Point -5.2°C falling
Feels Like 1.5°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
W 46km/h rising
Wind Gusts 59km/h
Pressure 1006.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 10.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.8mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:49 EST
Sunset sunset
16:45 EST

Nearby Now

Low Rocky Point 7.8°C
Cape Bruny 6.7°C
Warra 0.6°C

Next 12 hours in Maatsuyker Is

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower. Very windy
6°C

6am

Shower. Very windy
5°C

9am

Chance shower. Very windy
6°C

12pm

Shower. Very windy
7°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 22:18 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Fri 22:02 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Western and Central Plateau

Tas - Fri 22:02 EST
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for Central Plateau, Upper Derwent Valley and South East Forecast Districts

National Forecast

Maatsuyker Is 7-day Weather Forecast

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storms

Possible shower

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Maximum 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 10°C
Minimum 5°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
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 54
km/h
54
km/h
66
km/h
63
km/h
48
km/h
48
km/h
42
km/h
45
km/h
30
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28
km/h
38
km/h
47
km/h
39
km/h
39
km/h
Wind Direction W 54km/h
W
WNW 54km/h
WNW
WNW 66km/h
WNW
W 63km/h
W
W 48km/h
W
W 48km/h
W
WNW 42km/h
WNW
NW 45km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
W 28km/h
W
WNW 38km/h
WNW
WSW 47km/h
WSW
S 39km/h
S
SSW 39km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 71% 71% 85% 74% 74% 73% 80% 77% 79% 72% 80% 75% 71% 70%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 3°C 5°C

Maatsuyker Is Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:16 EST
sunrise
07:49 EST
sunset
16:45 EST
last light
17:18 EST
moon
rise
Sat 07:22 EST
set
Sat 17:09 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Maatsuyker Is Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jun 23
6.5°C 13°C 1.0mm
Thu
Jun 22
5.7°C 8°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jun 21
6.5°C 9.3°C 9.6mm
Tue
Jun 20
10.5°C 13.6°C 2.8mm
Mon
Jun 19
8.5°C 13.2°C 0.0mm

Maatsuyker Is Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
576.8mm
117.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
380.8mm
111 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
557.2mm
116 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.4mm
Apr 9
Lowest Temperature
4.9°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
30.2°C
Mar 15

Maatsuyker Is Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.9°C
6th
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
22nd 1962
Average This Month
8.8°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
7.5°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.6°C
20th
Highest On Record
20.0°C
4th 1958
Average This Month
11.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
21st
Total This Month
45.4mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
117.3mm
22.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
253.3mm
1962
Driest On Record
22.1mm
1978
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