Port Arthur Weather


Port Arthur Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 12°C
rain_clearing

Now

17.0°C rising
Updated at 17:40 EDT

Lower Derwent for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, locally heavy about the coast. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending NE in the late afternoon then shifting W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 19.

Currently at Dunalley

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Temperature 17.0°C rising
Dew Point 15.8°C steady
Feels Like 11.4°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
E 38km/h falling
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 37.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:27 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Tasman Island 15.1°C
Hobart Ap 15.9°C
Hobart 15.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Dunalley Stroud Point

48-hour forecast

6pm

Heavy rain. Windy
18°C

9pm

Heavy rain
17°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

3am

Mostly clear
15°C

Lower Derwent Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 17:02 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for East Coast, South East and Midlands. Cancel Furneaux Islands and North East

Tas - Thu 16:59 EDT
Road Weather Alert for slippery Roads for Central North, North East, Midlands, South East & East Coast

Tas - Thu 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning East of Flinders Is, Fred Hen Bay & Norfolk Bays, Storm Bay & Upper East, Lower East, South East & South West coasts

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Port Arthur 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 2
Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 21°C 17°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 18°C
Minimum 14°C 12°C 10°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 50% 60% 90% 50% 30%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 15
km/h
32
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
40
km/h
37
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 32km/h
ENE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NE 17km/h
NE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
NNW 28km/h
NNW
W 30km/h
W
WSW 40km/h
WSW
SW 37km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 29km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 88% 93% 85% 70% 86% 64% 68% 65% 75% 71% 73% 71% 79% 76%
Dew Point 14°C 17°C 11°C 16°C 15°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 10°C 14°C

Port Arthur Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:59 EDT
sunrise
07:28 EDT
sunset
18:55 EDT
last light
19:24 EDT
moon


moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Dunalley Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 2
13.7°C 17°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 1
11.0°C 19.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 31
10.6°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 30
15.4°C 19.5°C 3.4mm
Sun
Mar 29
14.7°C 23.9°C 0.0mm

Tasman Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
252.3mm
58.4 Day(s)
Total For 2020
233.8mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
122.8mm
40 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.6mm
Mar 6
Lowest Temperature
5.4°C
Feb 4
Highest Temperature
32.9°C
Jan 31

Tasman Island Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
9th 2006
Average This Month
12.3°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
26.0°C
2nd 2002
Average This Month
16.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
15.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
7.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.1mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
136.6mm
2006
Driest On Record
20.4mm
2016
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