Maria Island Weather


Orford Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 15°C
possible_shower

Now

7.5°C rising
Updated at 03:00 EDT

East Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon, with possible hail. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.
Sunday Cloudy. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

Currently at Maria Is

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.5°C rising
Dew Point -0.9°C steady
Feels Like 3.9°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
NW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1003.2hPa
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:35 EDT

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 6.7°C
Campania 6.3°C
Hobart 6.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Dunalley Stroud Point

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
6°C

9am

Mostly clear
10°C

12pm

Slight chance shower. Windy
12°C

3pm

Chance shower. Windy
14°C

East Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 22:00 EDT
Sheep Graziers Warning King Island, Furneaux Is, Central North, North East, Midlands, U Derwent, South East & North West & East coasts

Tas - Fri 22:00 EDT
Gale Warning for South East Coast

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Orford 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25

Possible shower

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 22°C 23°C 17°C
Minimum 3°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 10°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 70% 30% 5% 5% 20% 50% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate High High High High
Frost Risk Moderate Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
W 27km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
W 11km/h
W
NW 4km/h
NW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NW 10km/h
NW
S 10km/h
S
N 15km/h
N
N 18km/h
N
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 23km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 62% 49% 65% 60% 64% 51% 63% 58% 56% 52% 71% 54% 61% 52%
Dew Point 1°C 4°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 9°C 5°C 10°C 7°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 6°C 6°C

Orford Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:44 EDT
sunrise
06:13 EDT
sunset
19:35 EDT
last light
20:04 EDT
moon
set
Sat 09:26 EDT
rise
Sun 00:55 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Maria Is Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 18
8.6°C 17°C 0.4mm
Thu
Oct 17
8.7°C 14.7°C 11.8mm
Wed
Oct 16
6.4°C 14.5°C 14.4mm
Tue
Oct 15
9.3°C 15.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 14
9.4°C 19.5°C 0.0mm

Maria Is Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
393.9mm
114.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
273.6mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
357.0mm
95 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.6mm
Sep 7
Lowest Temperature
4.2°C
Aug 8
Highest Temperature
34.6°C
Jan 25

Maria Is Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.4°C
5th
Lowest On Record
2.5°C
16th 2010
Average This Month
8.1°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
9.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.6°C
3rd
Highest On Record
29.0°C
3rd 2015
Average This Month
15.6°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
16.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.4mm
16th
Total This Month
33.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.7mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
80.4mm
2005
Driest On Record
9.2mm
2015
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Satellite images question how private dams filled during Murray-Darling pumping embargo

21:00 EDT

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Tropical cyclone names this season

14:18 EDT

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