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Strahan Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 10°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.4°C falling
Updated at 14:50 EDT

West & Sth Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of drizzle in the far south this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 23. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Cape Sorell

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.4°C falling
Dew Point 12.8°C falling
Feels Like 19.4°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
W 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:24 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:27 EDT

Nearby Now

Strahan Ap 19.3°C
Low Rocky Point 18.5°C
Mt Read 12.2°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
18°C

9pm

Clear
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Strahan 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 23
Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Showers increasing

Showers increasing
Maximum 20°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 11°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 16°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 40% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index High High High High 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 6
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
37
km/h
42
km/h
35
km/h
40
km/h
24
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction NE 6km/h
NE
WSW 13km/h
WSW
NE 7km/h
NE
SW 11km/h
SW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
NNE 37km/h
NNE
NNW 42km/h
NNW
NW 35km/h
NW
NW 40km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 32km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 80% 59% 83% 60% 81% 61% 88% 62% 77% 70% 83% 69% 89% 62%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 14°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
06:56 EDT
sunrise
07:24 EDT
sunset
19:27 EDT
last light
19:55 EDT
moon
set
Thu 16:31 EDT
rise
Fri 02:48 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Cape Sorell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 23
13°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
14.4°C 19°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
13.9°C 18.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
14.4°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 19
15.3°C 26.4°C 0.0mm

Cape Sorell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
220.7mm
45.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
133.0mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
150.8mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
21.2mm
Feb 19
Lowest Temperature
7.8°C
Feb 19
Highest Temperature
26.8°C
Jan 7

Cape Sorell Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.8°C
17th
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
11th 1967
Average This Month
14.0°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
11.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.4°C
19th
Highest On Record
29.4°C
17th 1968
Average This Month
21.0°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.4mm
16th
Total This Month
19.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
84.4mm
17.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
179.8mm
1958
Driest On Record
28.8mm
1904
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