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Portland Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 16°C
possible_shower

Now

21.2°C falling
Updated at 15:10 EDT

South West for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending S/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Dartmoor

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C falling
Dew Point 17.0°C falling
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
SSW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Portland 19.3°C
Cape Nelson 18.4°C
Casterton 27.8°C
Hamilton Ap 28.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Portland

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

3am

Slight chance shower
16°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Portland 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 22°C 27°C 20°C 22°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 17°C 16°C 16°C 13°C 12°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 70% 30% 90% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 9
km/h
18
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
35
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
29
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
E 3km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
WSW 29km/h
WSW
WSW 31km/h
WSW
W 16km/h
W
W 25km/h
W
Relative Humidity 83% 73% 90% 65% 73% 63% 76% 57% 83% 59% 71% 54% 75% 59%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 22°C 17°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C

Portland 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
07:15 EDT
sunrise
07:41 EDT
sunset
19:39 EDT
last light
20:05 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:00 EDT
rise
Sun 05:16 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Dartmoor Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
14°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
13.4°C 26°C 0.2mm
Thu
Mar 23
14.8°C 23.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
16.2°C 21.6°C 5.2mm
Tue
Mar 21
17.4°C 19.6°C 24.2mm

Portland Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
110.2mm
33.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
134.0mm
32 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
135.2mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
4.9°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Feb 8

Portland Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.3°C
17th
Lowest On Record
2.5°C
1st 2001
Average This Month
14.4°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
40.5°C
17th 2008
Average This Month
24.0°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
21.1°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
45.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.0mm
13.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
175.2mm
1983
Driest On Record
4.6mm
1994
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