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Strahan Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 8°C
thunderstorms

Now

12.7°C falling
Updated at 12:00 EST

West & Sth Coast for Sunday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Rain heavy at times in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h shifting W/SW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.

Currently at Cape Sorell

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Temperature 12.7°C falling
Dew Point 10.9°C rising
Feels Like 10.3°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
WSW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 990.2hPa
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:08 EST
Sunset sunset
17:23 EST

Nearby Now

Strahan Ap 12.5°C
Low Rocky Point 12.4°C
Ouse 13.3°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm. Windy
13°C

6pm

Shower. Windy
10°C

9pm

Shower
9°C

12am

Shower
8°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 10:04 EST
Flood watch for all Northern river basins and the Huon catchment

Tas - Sun 10:00 EST
Storm Force Wind Warning for Lower East and South East Coasts. Gale Warning for all other districts & Small Craft Alert Inlnad Waters

Tas - Sun 09:38 EST
Road Weather Alert for N W & E Coasts, Central N, N East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Up Derwent Valley & S East

Tas - Sun 09:37 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North West Coast and East Coast

Tas - Sun 09:36 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Furneaux Islands, N W Coast, N E, Midlands, E Coast & South East

Tas - Sun 05:57 EST
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning for TAS

Tasmania Weather Update

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Strahan 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
May 1
Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7

Thunder-
storms

Showers

Showers

Showers easing

Showers

Showers

Windy with showers
Maximum 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 18°C
Minimum 11°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 15
km/h
41
km/h
30
km/h
46
km/h
33
km/h
42
km/h
29
km/h
36
km/h
35
km/h
42
km/h
31
km/h
32
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction W 15km/h
W
WSW 41km/h
WSW
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 46km/h
NW
NW 33km/h
NW
WNW 42km/h
WNW
W 29km/h
W
WNW 36km/h
WNW
NW 35km/h
NW
NNW 42km/h
NNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
W 32km/h
W
NNW 24km/h
NNW
N 30km/h
N
Relative Humidity 90% 78% 77% 76% 85% 73% 71% 65% 86% 76% 77% 62% 79% 66%
Dew Point 13°C 9°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 7°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 12°C

Strahan Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:39 EST
sunrise
07:08 EST
sunset
17:23 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
set
Sun 14:04 EST
rise
Mon 01:11 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Cape Sorell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 1
14°C - 11mm
Sat
Apr 30
15.1°C 19°C 8.8mm
Fri
Apr 29
11.6°C 18.0°C 4.6mm
Thu
Apr 28
13.7°C 18.6°C 5.6mm
Wed
Apr 27
- 22.5°C -

Cape Sorell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
458.5mm
87.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
245.0mm
58 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
243.0mm
67 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
8.1°C
Mar 20
Highest Temperature
27.1°C
Jan 31

Cape Sorell Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
1.7°C
9th 1958
Average This Month
14.0°C
+4.9°C
Long-term Average
9.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
20.4°C
9th 2013
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
13.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
1st
Total This Month
11.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
129.6mm
22.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
326.2mm
1968
Driest On Record
26.5mm
1932
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