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Strahan Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 8°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.8°C falling
Updated at 15:30 EDT

West & Sth Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Cape Sorell

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.8°C falling
Dew Point 7.6°C steady
Feels Like 15.8°C
Relative Humidity 58%
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SSW 33km/h steady
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1026.3hPa
Fire Danger 6.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:10 EDT

Nearby Now

Strahan Ap 18.1°C
Low Rocky Point 16.0°C
Mt Read 9.7°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
17°C

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
9°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Strahan 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 21°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 22°C
Minimum 7°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 30% 20% 30% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 9
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
NNE 6km/h
NNE
WNW 9km/h
WNW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
W 10km/h
W
ENE 4km/h
ENE
WSW 11km/h
WSW
NE 6km/h
NE
W 15km/h
W
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 69% 51% 77% 59% 75% 51% 77% 55% 82% 60% 81% 63% 85% 65%
Dew Point 6°C 8°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 14°C 15°C

Strahan Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:24 EDT
sunrise
06:53 EDT
sunset
20:10 EDT
last light
20:39 EDT
moon
set
Sat 19:18 EDT
rise
Sun 06:09 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cape Sorell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
9°C 17°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
12.6°C 19°C 1.2mm
Thu
Feb 23
15.4°C 18.9°C 0.6mm
Wed
Feb 22
9.9°C 22.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
11.2°C 18.0°C 0.2mm

Cape Sorell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
136.3mm
28.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
113.4mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
77.4mm
24 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
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
19th
Lowest On Record
5.1°C
5th 1966
Average This Month
11.8°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
12.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.7°C
8th
Highest On Record
28.2°C
13th 2014
Average This Month
18.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
21.2mm
19th
Total This Month
62.4mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.8mm
13.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
174.3mm
1944
Driest On Record
10.9mm
1916
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