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Queenstown Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 11°C
showers

Now

10.9°C rising
Updated at 06:10 EST

West & Sth Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain and showers. Snow falling above 600 metres in the evening. Rain heavy at times about higher ground early this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail late this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 11.

Currently at Strahan Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.9°C rising
Dew Point 7.0°C falling
Feels Like 7.1°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
NW 40km/h rising
Wind Gusts 52km/h
Pressure 997.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 33.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:40 EST
Sunset sunset
17:09 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Sorell 10.7°C
Mt Read 2.9°C
Low Rocky Point 11.1°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
9°C

12pm

Shower. Windy
12°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm. Windy
10°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
8°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 05:00 EST
Gale Warning Far NW/Cent N coasts, Banks Strait & Franklin Sound, E of Flinders Is, Upper E/Lower E/SE/SW coasts. Strong Wind elsewhere

Tas - Thu 03:51 EST
Road Weather Alert (reduced visibility in heavy rain, water over roads) for NW Coast, NE, Western, Cent Plateau, Upper Derwent Valley & SE

Tas - Wed 16:09 EST
Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Huon River

National Forecast

Queenstown 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 6°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 70% 60% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 21
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NW 21km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
SW 20km/h
SW
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 11km/h
NW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNE 27km/h
NNE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 89% 82% 90% 84% 87% 85% 91% 79% 82% 86% 87% 86% 87% 83%
Dew Point 9°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 8°C

Queenstown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:09 EST
sunrise
07:40 EST
sunset
17:09 EST
last light
17:39 EST
moon
rise
Thu 11:34 EST
set
Fri 00:22 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 20
moon
Sat
Jul 28
moon
Sun
Aug 5
moon
Sat
Aug 11

Strahan Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 18
6.1°C 12°C 19.2mm
Tue
Jul 17
9.4°C 16.1°C 26.0mm
Mon
Jul 16
6.9°C 13.7°C 6.4mm
Sun
Jul 15
4.6°C 12.4°C 1.0mm
Sat
Jul 14
2.5°C 13.5°C 1.2mm

Strahan Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
875.7mm
130.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1007.0mm
145 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
741.4mm
136 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.6mm
Feb 24
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
35.9°C
Jan 28

Strahan Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.4°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-2.7°C
19th 1982
Average This Month
6.6°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
5.2°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.1°C
17th
Highest On Record
18.3°C
25th 2007
Average This Month
13.0°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.6mm
5th
Total This Month
160.8mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
180.2mm
23.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
326.0mm
2002
Driest On Record
66.2mm
1982
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