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Strahan Weather


Strahan Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight 7°C
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Now

8.1°C rising
Updated at 09:20 EST

West & Sth Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. Snow falling above 800 metres, lifting to above 1200 metres in the evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Strahan Ap

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Temperature 8.1°C rising
Dew Point 7.3°C rising
Feels Like 7.3°C
Relative Humidity 95%
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E 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1020.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Sorell 9.5°C
Low Rocky Point 8.8°C
Mt Read 0.5°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9pm

Shower
7°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 05:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for South East Coast and South West Coast. Cancellation for Upper East Coast

National Forecast

Strahan 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29
Wed
Aug 30

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers easing

Showers increasing

Showers

Clearing shower
Maximum 12°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Minimum 4°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 70% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Moderate Low
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 6km/h
WSW
W 13km/h
W
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
SW 11km/h
SW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NW 6km/h
NW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 88% 60% 93% 85% 92% 80% 75% 61% 83% 73% 89% 75% 81% 66%
Dew Point 7°C 4°C 9°C 11°C 8°C 9°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 7°C

Strahan Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:30 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
set
Thu 20:27 EST
rise
Fri 08:52 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Strahan Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 24
4°C - 5mm
Wed
Aug 23
8°C 13°C 16mm
Tue
Aug 22
6.0°C 15°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
3.2°C 13.7°C 0.2mm
Sun
Aug 20
2.6°C 12.4°C 4.8mm

Strahan Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1052.8mm
153.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
999.2mm
166 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1371.8mm
178 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.8mm
May 7
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
32.4°C
Jan 7

Strahan Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
18th 2014
Average This Month
4.7°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
22.1°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
12.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.4mm
18th
Total This Month
152.0mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
177.1mm
23.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
329.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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