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Sheffield Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 8°C
thunderstorms

Now

5.6°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

Northwest Coast for Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 400 metres during the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west. Possible hail during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 35 to 50 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 11.

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.6°C rising
Dew Point 3.4°C rising
Feels Like 1.6°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NW 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:22 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Wynyard Ap 7.5°C
Devonport Ap 8.3°C
Luncheon Hill 5.2°C
Low Head 9.8°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

9am

Rain
7°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
8°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
6°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
4°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 05:19 EST
Gale Warning for all coasts except Strong Wind Warning Lower East, Derwent Estuary, Channel & Frederick Henry, Norfolk Bay & Storm bays

Tas - Sun 04:49 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for King & Furneaux Islands, NW Coast, Midlands, Central Nth, Upper Derwent, South East, East Coast & North East

Tas - Sun 04:48 EST
Road Weather Alert for NW & East coasts, Central Nth, Nth East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent & Sth East due to snow

Tasmania Weather Update

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Sheffield 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8

Thunder-
storms

Snow tending to rain

Rain

Clearing shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 8°C 6°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 10°C
Minimum 4°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 50% 40% 30% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight High High Moderate High Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
3
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 25km/h
NNW
W 27km/h
W
WNW 25km/h
WNW
SW 28km/h
SW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
W 9km/h
W
SW 13km/h
SW
WSW 3km/h
WSW
N 8km/h
N
Relative Humidity 83% 76% 78% 55% 88% 77% 87% 60% 82% 66% 87% 62% 88% 63%
Dew Point 5°C 2°C -2°C -2°C 3°C 5°C 1°C 0°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 3°C

Sheffield Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:53 EST
sunrise
07:22 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:50 EST
moon
rise
Sun 19:39 EST
set
Mon 08:46 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
Sat
Aug 1
4.7°C 8°C 11.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
1.0°C 8.7°C 11.4mm
Thu
Jul 30
3.7°C 9.1°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jul 29
2.1°C 10.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
3.9°C 12.5°C 1.2mm

Sheffield Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
685.6mm
103.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
491.2mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
668.8mm
91 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
4.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
21st 2013
Average This Month
4.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
3.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
8.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
17.7°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
8.0°C
-3.7°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
1st
Total This Month
11.0mm
1 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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