Orford Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Saturday 1 October 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Mostly clear.
Chance of any rain: 5%

East Coast area

Mostly clear. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Sunday 2 October

Summary
Min 7
Max 19
Light rain at times.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

East Coast area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain, most likely at night. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning northerly 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Light rain at times. St Helens 8 19
Light rain at times. Orford 7 19
Light rain at times. Swansea 7 19

Monday 3 October

Summary
Min 9
Max 17
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

East Coast area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Sun protection recommended from 10:20 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Tuesday 4 October

Summary
Min 7
Max 17
Possible shower. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

East Coast area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h turning westerly 30 to 45 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Wednesday 5 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 16
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

East Coast area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 17.

Thursday 6 October

Summary
Min 7
Max 19
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Friday 7 October

Summary
Min 11
Max 23
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Saturday 8 October

Summary
Min 8
Max 18
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Sunday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16090