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Sheffield Forecast

Tonight 2°C
Tomorrow 9°C
showers

Now

3.6°C falling
Updated at 20:30 EST

Northwest Coast for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 13.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Snow falling above 400 metres. Possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming westerly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending southwesterly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 12.

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.6°C falling
Dew Point 3.5°C falling
Feels Like 2.1°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
NW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1019.5hPa
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:42 EST
Sunset sunset
16:54 EST

Nearby Now

Cressy 0.8°C
Devonport Ap 6.0°C
Launceston Ap 6.5°C
Launceston 5.7°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
5°C

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
3°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for all bays and waters

Tas - Wed 15:58 EST
Road Weather Alert (snow as low as 300 metres) for NW Coast, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley & South East

Tas - Wed 15:58 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for North West Coast, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East

National Forecast

Sheffield 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4

Showers increasing

Showers

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly cloudy

Thunder-
storms

Late shower
Maximum 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 10°C
Minimum 3°C 2°C 0°C -2°C 1°C 3°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 5% 30% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate High Severe Moderate Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
3
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction S 5km/h
S
E 5km/h
E
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 6km/h
SW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SW 3km/h
SW
N 8km/h
N
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 8km/h
NE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
W 12km/h
W
W 19km/h
W
Relative Humidity 90% 85% 87% 66% 75% 58% 81% 71% 85% 72% 91% 86% 88% 70%
Dew Point 3°C 7°C 2°C 2°C -2°C 1°C 0°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 3°C 5°C

Sheffield Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:11 EST
sunrise
07:42 EST
sunset
16:54 EST
last light
17:26 EST
moon
set
Wed 21:45 EST
rise
Thu 11:17 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Sheffield Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 28
0.8°C 9°C 0.6mm
Tue
Jun 27
-0.7°C 9°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jun 26
2.5°C 11.2°C 1.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
1.9°C 9.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
1.2°C 8.4°C 1.6mm

Sheffield Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
446.7mm
68.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
387.0mm
68 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
787.0mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.6mm
May 21
Lowest Temperature
-0.7°C
Jun 27
Highest Temperature
27.3°C
Mar 1

Sheffield Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
27th
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
18th 2007
Average This Month
3.4°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
4.0°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.9°C
13th
Highest On Record
17.5°C
17th 2003
Average This Month
11.9°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.8mm
23rd
Total This Month
11.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
119.3mm
16.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
344.0mm
2016
Driest On Record
20.4mm
2007
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