Fairfax Media Network

Cox Bight Weather


Maatsuyker Is Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 11°C
windy_with_showers

Now

13.6°C rising
Updated at 12:30 EST

West & Sth Coast for Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 16.

Currently at Maatsuyker Is

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.6°C rising
Dew Point 8.7°C falling
Feels Like 9.8°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
NNW 68km/h falling
Wind Gusts 78km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:02 EST
Sunset sunset
17:22 EST

Nearby Now

Low Rocky Point 14.6°C
Cape Bruny 16.1°C
Warra 12.0°C

Next 12 hours in Maatsuyker Is

48-hour forecast

3pm

Intermittent rain. Very windy
14°C

6pm

Slight chance shower. Very windy
13°C

9pm

Chance shower. Very windy
13°C

12am

Chance shower. Very windy
12°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

view all
Tas - Fri 10:00 EST
Gale Warning for SW Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Far NW, Central Nth, SE & CW coasts, Banks Strait/Franklin Sound & East of Flinders Is

National Forecast

Maatsuyker Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Windy with rain

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 10°C 11°C 13°C
Minimum 11°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 8°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 40% 90% 90% 80% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low 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 44
km/h
61
km/h
39
km/h
30
km/h
33
km/h
47
km/h
47
km/h
49
km/h
37
km/h
42
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction NW 44km/h
NW
NW 61km/h
NW
WSW 39km/h
WSW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
NNW 33km/h
NNW
NW 47km/h
NW
NW 47km/h
NW
WNW 49km/h
WNW
W 37km/h
W
WSW 42km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
W 27km/h
W
WNW 30km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 81% 83% 79% 72% 80% 76% 81% 72% 69% 64% 71% 67% 75% 71%
Dew Point 10°C 12°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 8°C

Maatsuyker Is Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:33 EST
sunrise
07:02 EST
sunset
17:22 EST
last light
17:52 EST
moon
set
Fri 18:59 EST
rise
Sat 09:50 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Maatsuyker Is Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 28
9°C - 2mm
Thu
Apr 27
6.7°C 13°C 1.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
8.0°C 9.9°C -
Tue
Apr 25
11.9°C 11.9°C 4.8mm
Mon
Apr 24
11.4°C 14.3°C 0.4mm

Maatsuyker Is Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
345.6mm
71.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
229.4mm
72 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
244.6mm
68 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.8mm
Apr 9
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
30.2°C
Mar 15

Maatsuyker Is Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
27th
Lowest On Record
0.2°C
1st 1996
Average This Month
11.1°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.4°C
20th
Highest On Record
31.0°C
12th 1985
Average This Month
15.3°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.8mm
9th
Total This Month
75.0mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
108.9mm
20.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
269.0mm
1960
Driest On Record
21.5mm
1923
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Whitehaven Beach gets environmental makeover after 'catastrophic' Cyclone Debbie

11:31 EST

Hundreds of tonnes of pristine white sand have been excavated to rebuild Australia's iconic Whitehaven Beach off north Queensland after Cyclone Debbie caused severe erosion and damage.

Cyclone Frances keeping its distance

11:02 EST

Tropical Cyclone Frances is intensifying rapidly to the north of Australia and may become a severe tropical cyclone by tonight.

Canberra shivers through first sub-zero morning of 2017, warmer days ahead

08:04 EST

Canberra has awoken to its first freezing morning of the year, with temperatures dropping to -1.7 degrees Celsius.