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Sheffield Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 11°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

5.5°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EST

Northwest Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 800 metres. A thunderstorm likely. Possible hail. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.5°C rising
Dew Point 1.9°C rising
Feels Like 1.2°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
WNW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 9.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EST
Sunset sunset
17:35 EST

Nearby Now

Devonport Ap 8.2°C
Wynyard Ap 6.6°C
Luncheon Hill 4.6°C
Mt Read -0.1°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
11°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
10°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
6°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 05:02 EST
Gale Warning for Far NW, CN, SE, SW & CW Coasts, Banks Strait & Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Island. Strong Wind Warnings elsewhere

Vic - Thu 05:17 EST
Gale Warning for Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warnings elsewhere

National Forecast

Sheffield 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly cloudy

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 5°C 1°C -2°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 10% 90% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight High Severe High Moderate Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SW 8km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SW 15km/h
SW
W 4km/h
W
NW 9km/h
NW
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NW 12km/h
NW
W 19km/h
W
W 9km/h
W
W 17km/h
W
Relative Humidity 74% 63% 77% 49% 71% 52% 78% 62% 95% 85% 90% 71% 80% 59%
Dew Point 3°C 3°C 1°C -1°C -2°C 0°C 1°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 2°C 3°C

Sheffield Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:35 EST
sunrise
07:04 EST
sunset
17:35 EST
last light
18:03 EST
moon
set
Thu 12:49 EST
rise
Fri 03:45 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Sheffield Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 16
4.5°C 11°C 17.2mm
Tue
Aug 15
1°C 9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
3°C 15°C 2.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
0.9°C 8°C 1.8mm
Sat
Aug 12
5.6°C 9.6°C 14.4mm

Sheffield Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
707.8mm
103.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
644.0mm
100 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1112.4mm
92 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.6mm
May 21
Lowest Temperature
-1.7°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
27.3°C
Mar 1

Sheffield Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
21st 2013
Average This Month
2.7°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
3.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
17.7°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
11.1°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.4mm
6th
Total This Month
86.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
130.4mm
17.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
309.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
26.0mm
2002
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21:12 EST

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18:07 EST

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