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Queenstown Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 6°C
showers

Now

11.6°C falling
Updated at 10:40 EST

West & Sth Coast for Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 800 metres in the southwest late evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south later tonight. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

Currently at Strahan Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.6°C falling
Dew Point 10.3°C steady
Feels Like 8.1°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
WNW 40km/h rising
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 1006.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:06 EST
Sunset sunset
17:24 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Sorell 11.9°C
Mt Read 7.1°C
Low Rocky Point 12.3°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

12pm

Heavy rain. Windy
16°C

3pm

Shower
14°C

6pm

Shower
12°C

9pm

Shower
10°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 10:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Queenstown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6
Sun
May 7

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

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Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 13°C
Minimum 10°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 20% 20% 20% 50% 10%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
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 29
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 29km/h
NNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
WSW 22km/h
WSW
W 8km/h
W
W 9km/h
W
N 7km/h
N
NW 8km/h
NW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
Relative Humidity 92% 89% 82% 75% 83% 80% 86% 82% 84% 75% 86% 82% 87% 83%
Dew Point 14°C 11°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 8°C 10°C

Queenstown Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:37 EST
sunrise
07:06 EST
sunset
17:24 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
rise
Mon 11:55 EST
set
Mon 21:55 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
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May 11
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May 19
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Fri
May 26

Strahan Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 1
11°C - 3mm
Sun
Apr 30
6.7°C 17°C 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 29
10.7°C 16.1°C 3.8mm
Fri
Apr 28
7.0°C 15.7°C 6.2mm
Thu
Apr 27
2.5°C 13.5°C 2.4mm

Strahan Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
524.8mm
85.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
340.6mm
72 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
366.4mm
78 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.6mm
Feb 19
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
32.4°C
Jan 7

Strahan Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-0.4°C
21st 2010
Average This Month
11.0°C
+3.6°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
22.5°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
14.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
1st
Total This Month
3.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
147.7mm
22.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
253.6mm
2007
Driest On Record
42.0mm
2001
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