Cradle Mountain Weather


41.65°S 145.94°E 867m AMSL

Mt Read Forecast

This morning 2°C
Today 4°C
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Now

9.5°C steady
Updated at 06:30 EST

Central for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the west, high chance elsewhere. Winds SW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 9.

Currently at Sheffield

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Temperature 9.5°C steady
Dew Point 4.7°C steady
Feels Like 4.7°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
W 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1009.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:07 EST

Nearby Now

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Liawenee 2.8°C
Devonport Ap 10.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower. Windy
3°C

12pm

Shower. Windy
2°C

3pm

Shower. Windy
2°C

6pm

Shower. Windy
3°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 05:00 EST
Gale Warning E of Flinders Is & L/E Coast. Strong Wind SE bays, Derwent Estuary & remaining coasts. Cancel Channel, SW Lakes & U/E Coast

Tas - Mon 15:58 EST
Initial Flood Warning for the Meander River

Tas - Mon 11:19 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent

Tas - Mon 10:59 EST
Flood Watch for North West, Huon and Meander catchments

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Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 16
Wed
Jul 17
Thu
Jul 18
Fri
Jul 19
Sat
Jul 20
Sun
Jul 21
Mon
Jul 22

Windy with showers

Thunder-
storms

Snow tending to rain

Showers

Clearing shower

Showers

Windy with rain
Maximum 4°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 5°C
Minimum 2°C 1°C 0°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 20-40mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate High High Moderate Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 38
km/h
42
km/h
37
km/h
43
km/h
23
km/h
38
km/h
28
km/h
33
km/h
34
km/h
41
km/h
32
km/h
38
km/h
37
km/h
42
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 38km/h
WSW
WSW 42km/h
WSW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WSW 43km/h
WSW
NW 23km/h
NW
NNW 38km/h
NNW
W 28km/h
W
W 33km/h
W
NNE 34km/h
NNE
NNE 41km/h
NNE
NNW 32km/h
NNW
NW 38km/h
NW
NNW 37km/h
NNW
NNW 42km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 100% 100% 100% 100% 97% 100% 97% 100% 95% 90% 97% 97% 100% 100%
Dew Point 3°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 4°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
07:10 EST
sunrise
07:41 EST
sunset
17:07 EST
last light
17:38 EST
moon
set
Tue 06:59 EST
rise
Tue 16:27 EST
moon
Wed
Jul 17
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jul 14
- - -
Sat
Jul 13
-2.0°C - 0.8mm
Fri
Jul 12
-0.4°C 0°C 51.8mm
Thu
Jul 11
-0.5°C 3.0°C 38.4mm
Wed
Jul 10
2.4°C 3.8°C 35.4mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
2142.1mm
158.2 Day(s)
Total For 2019
2320.8mm
156 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
2323.0mm
154 Day(s)
Wettest Day
79.2mm
Apr 28
Lowest Temperature
-2.8°C
May 29
Highest Temperature
27.9°C
Mar 2

Mt Read Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
13th
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
10th 1997
Average This Month
1.1°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
0.2°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
8.9°C
6th
Highest On Record
10.0°C
26th 2006
Average This Month
4.6°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
3.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
62.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
318.6mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
403.5mm
24.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
646.6mm
2016
Driest On Record
141.6mm
2004
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