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Strahan Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 15°C
showers

Now

13.2°C rising
Updated at 07:30 EST

West & Sth Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1300 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 15. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Cape Sorell

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Temperature 13.2°C rising
Dew Point 11.4°C rising
Feels Like 11.0°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
NNW 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:00 EST

Nearby Now

Strahan Ap 11.6°C
Low Rocky Point 12.9°C
Mt Read 5.1°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower
12°C

12pm

Shower
14°C

3pm

Heavy shower
14°C

6pm

Shower
11°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 05:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Far N W, Central N, S E, S W, Central W Coasts and Banks Strait. Small Craft Alert for Central Plateau and S W

National Forecast

Strahan 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 25
Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31

Showers

Clearing shower

Rain

Showers

Showers increasing

Showers

Showers
Maximum 15°C 14°C 16°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 14°C
Minimum 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 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 22
km/h
29
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
32
km/h
35
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
N 32km/h
N
N 35km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 96% 90% 79% 72% 86% 82% 89% 81% 82% 77% 88% 76% 84% 79%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 10°C

Strahan Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:00 EST
sunrise
07:31 EST
sunset
17:00 EST
last light
17:31 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:54 EST
rise
Fri 07:27 EST
moon
Fri
May 26
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17

Cape Sorell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 24
10.9°C 13°C 16.2mm
Tue
May 23
13.3°C 15.4°C 1.2mm
Mon
May 22
12.8°C 17.3°C 0.2mm
Sun
May 21
11.5°C 15.7°C 6.2mm
Sat
May 20
11.8°C 14.2°C 1.0mm

Cape Sorell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
458.5mm
87.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
312.6mm
90 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
404.8mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.0mm
May 7
Lowest Temperature
5.8°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
26.8°C
Jan 7

Cape Sorell Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.7°C
9th 1958
Average This Month
9.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
9.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.3°C
22nd
Highest On Record
20.4°C
9th 2013
Average This Month
14.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
13.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
43.0mm
7th
Total This Month
106.6mm
20 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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