Penguin Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Friday 20 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 22
Rain clearing.
Chance of any rain: 95%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the morning and early afternoon. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning south to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain clearing. Burnie 22
Rain clearing. Deloraine 20
Rain clearing. Devonport 21
Rain clearing. Smithton 21
Rain clearing. Ulverstone 22
Rain clearing. Wynyard 22

Saturday 21 January

Summary
Min 12
Max 22
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

North West Coast area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west in the early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Sunday 22 January

Summary
Min 13
Max 23
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

North West Coast area

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Coastal afternoon sea breezes. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Monday 23 January

Summary
Min 15
Max 24
Possible late shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

North West Coast area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 6:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 24 January

Summary
Min 15
Max 21
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Wednesday 25 January

Summary
Min 13
Max 22
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Thursday 26 January

Summary
Min 13
Max 22
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EDT Friday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16020