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43.15°S 147.76°E 157m AMSL

Port Arthur Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

10.4°C steady
Updated at 08:30 EDT

Lower Derwent for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the far south, most likely this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 20.

Currently at Tasman Island

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Temperature 10.4°C steady
Dew Point 7.6°C falling
Feels Like 7.3°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
W 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1021.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Hobart Ap 13.5°C
Hobart 14.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Dunalley Stroud Point

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
13°C

12pm

Clear
16°C

3pm

Clear
18°C

6pm

Clear
16°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 05:00 EDT
Strong Wind Warning Lower East, South East & South West coasts. Cancelled Banks Strait & Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Is & CN Coast

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Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25
Sat
Oct 26
Sun
Oct 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 17°C 19°C 21°C 23°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 9°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 12°C 5°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 20% 40% 40% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
35
km/h
Wind Direction W 25km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
W 16km/h
W
ESE 9km/h
ESE
W 10km/h
W
SSW 19km/h
SSW
NE 20km/h
NE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NNW 27km/h
NNW
W 26km/h
W
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WSW 35km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 73% 67% 74% 66% 71% 72% 85% 74% 60% 64% 67% 65% 71% 67%
Dew Point 8°C 13°C 6°C 11°C 8°C 13°C 11°C 16°C 12°C 12°C 5°C 10°C 5°C 10°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:39 EDT
sunrise
06:09 EDT
sunset
19:39 EDT
last light
20:08 EDT
moon
set
Mon 11:10 EDT
rise
Tue 02:47 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13
moon
Wed
Nov 20

Tasman Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 20
7.4°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 19
5.2°C 11.1°C 1.8mm
Fri
Oct 18
7.4°C 16.4°C 1.4mm
Thu
Oct 17
7.0°C 13.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 16
5.7°C 12.9°C 5.4mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
703.5mm
165.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
514.0mm
160 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
594.2mm
167 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.0mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
2.1°C
Aug 20
Highest Temperature
32.3°C
Jan 25

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.2°C
19th
Lowest On Record
1.5°C
28th 2006
Average This Month
7.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
7.5°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.1°C
3rd
Highest On Record
30.5°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
13.4°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.4mm
16th
Total This Month
20.6mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.9mm
18.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2015
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