Cradle Mountain Weather


41.65°S 145.94°E 867m AMSL

Mt Read Forecast

Tonight 2°C
Tomorrow 14°C
late_shower

Now

13.2°C rising
Updated at 18:10 EDT

Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the west early this morning. Medium chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 15.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Areas of fog in the west in the early morning. High chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Currently at Sheffield

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Temperature 13.2°C rising
Dew Point 4.3°C steady
Feels Like 8.7°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
WSW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:29 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Liawenee 5.2°C
Devonport Ap 14.3°C
Luncheon Hill 10.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
6°C

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

6am

Mostly clear
2°C

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Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 15
Wed
Oct 16
Thu
Oct 17
Fri
Oct 18
Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21

Possible shower

Late shower

Late shower

Windy with rain

Windy with showers

Showers

Clearing shower
Maximum 13°C 14°C 13°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 13°C
Minimum 6°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 2°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 80% 90% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm
UV Index High High Moderate High Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Moderate Nil Moderate Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
40
km/h
39
km/h
38
km/h
37
km/h
39
km/h
33
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction W 20km/h
W
WSW 22km/h
WSW
NE 19km/h
NE
WNW 19km/h
WNW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
WSW 24km/h
WSW
NNW 40km/h
NNW
NW 39km/h
NW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
W 37km/h
W
W 39km/h
W
W 33km/h
W
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 93% 63% 76% 67% 84% 63% 91% 93% 89% 87% 93% 92% 89% 73%
Dew Point 8°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 2°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 8°C

Mt Read Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:59 EDT
sunrise
06:28 EDT
sunset
19:40 EDT
last light
20:09 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 20:54 EDT
set
Wed 07:51 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 15
- - 13.8mm
Mon
Oct 14
- - 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 13
- - 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 12
- - 1.2mm
Fri
Oct 11
- - 3.8mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
3283.7mm
227.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
3401.6mm
229 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
3597.2mm
233 Day(s)
Wettest Day
81.2mm
Aug 20
Lowest Temperature
-3.4°C
Jul 30
Highest Temperature
27.9°C
Mar 2

Mt Read Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
28th 2006
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
1.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
19.7°C
15th 2015
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
7.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
8th
Total This Month
97.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
383.2mm
21.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
618.4mm
2013
Driest On Record
48.4mm
2015
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