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Sheffield Forecast

Today 6°C
Tonight -1°C
snow_tending_to_rain

Now

4.9°C rising
Updated at 11:10 EST

Northwest Coast for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, more frequent in the late morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 300 metres, lifting during the afternoon. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 8.

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.9°C rising
Dew Point -0.1°C rising
Feels Like 0.7°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
W 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:19 EST
Sunset sunset
17:23 EST

Nearby Now

Cressy 7.5°C
Devonport Ap 8.2°C
Launceston Ap 6.9°C
Launceston 8.3°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower
5°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
6°C

6pm

Mostly clear
4°C

9pm

Mostly clear
2°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:06 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Wed 10:00 EST
Road Weather Alert for for N W Coast, Central N, N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Wed 09:58 EST
Derwent Valley, S E & E Coast Forecast Districts the Midlands, Furneaux Islands & N W Coast Forecast Districts. There Is A

Tas - Wed 09:57 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Tasmania. Bushwalkers are advised to take care due to hazardous weather conditions.

Tasmania Weather Update

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Sheffield 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11

Snow tending to rain

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Rain

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
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Maximum 6°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C
Minimum -1°C -1°C 0°C -1°C 1°C 4°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 5% 60% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe High Severe High Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
24
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
2
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 15km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
W 6km/h
W
SW 13km/h
SW
W 4km/h
W
S 8km/h
S
SSW 2km/h
SSW
NNE 4km/h
NNE
NNW 4km/h
NNW
N 13km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
W 21km/h
W
Relative Humidity 81% 64% 87% 65% 93% 62% 84% 65% 88% 81% 98% 70% 98% 72%
Dew Point -1°C 0°C 1°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 5°C

Sheffield Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:50 EST
sunrise
07:19 EST
sunset
17:23 EST
last light
17:52 EST
moon
rise
Wed 23:12 EST
set
Thu 10:37 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Sheffield Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 5
0.6°C - 6.4mm
Tue
Aug 4
-1.1°C 8.6°C 1.8mm
Mon
Aug 3
-0.8°C 5.0°C 10.2mm
Sun
Aug 2
1.7°C 7.8°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 1
4.7°C 7.8°C 11.0mm

Sheffield Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
685.6mm
103.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
509.8mm
96 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
669.8mm
94 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.0mm
May 5
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jul 7
Highest Temperature
31.3°C
Jan 3

Sheffield Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
21st 2013
Average This Month
1.0°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
3.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
8.6°C
4th
Highest On Record
17.7°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
7.3°C
-4.4°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
1st
Total This Month
29.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
133.2mm
17.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
309.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
26.0mm
2002
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