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Queenstown Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 19°C
showers

Now

17.1°C falling
Updated at 02:00 EDT

West & Sth Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.
Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Currently at Strahan Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.1°C falling
Dew Point 12.0°C falling
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
N 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Cape Sorell 17.1°C
Mt Read 13.3°C
Low Rocky Point 15.5°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

3am

Heavy rain
17°C

6am

Heavy shower
17°C

9am

Heavy shower
18°C

12pm

Chance shower
19°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 22:14 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, South West Coast and Central West Coast

National Forecast

Queenstown 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Showers

Showers

Showers increasing

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 18°C
Minimum 15°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 20% 40% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index High High High High
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 16
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 16km/h
N
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
W 14km/h
W
W 16km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
WNW 7km/h
WNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
WSW 10km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 92% 94% 83% 67% 92% 90% 94% 88% 91% 88% 89% 81% 83% 81%
Dew Point 18°C 15°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 14°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 14°C

Queenstown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:54 EDT
sunrise
06:23 EDT
sunset
19:44 EDT
last light
20:13 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 06:19 EDT
set
Thu 19:02 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Strahan Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
14°C 32°C 0.2mm
Tue
Oct 17
- 28°C -
Mon
Oct 16
5.3°C - 0.2mm
Sun
Oct 15
9.7°C 15.4°C 2.2mm
Sat
Oct 14
6.1°C 16.1°C 0.8mm

Strahan Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1331.7mm
195.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1324.6mm
216 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1766.2mm
225 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.8mm
May 7
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
32.4°C
Jan 7

Strahan Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.8°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
2nd 2011
Average This Month
8.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
7.2°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
29.6°C
16th 1994
Average This Month
17.9°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
16.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.0mm
12th
Total This Month
68.2mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
126.1mm
20.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
251.0mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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