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Sheffield Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 13°C
thunderstorms_clearing

Now

9.7°C falling
Updated at 00:40 EST

Northwest Coast for Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast early this evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W early in the morning. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.7°C falling
Dew Point 9.5°C falling
Feels Like 9.7°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:24 EST
Sunset sunset
16:59 EST

Nearby Now

Cressy 10.2°C
Devonport Ap 13.7°C
Launceston Ap 11.8°C
Launceston 12.6°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

3am

Shower. Chance storm
8°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
9°C

9am

Slight chance shower
10°C

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Sheffield 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 24
Thu
May 25
Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30

Thunder-
storms clearing

Possible shower

Mostly cloudy

Showers

Thunder-
storms

Mostly sunny

Rain
Maximum 13°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum 8°C 6°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 90% 90% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 13km/h
WNW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
W 9km/h
W
WNW 13km/h
WNW
N 18km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
W 19km/h
W
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 92% 61% 92% 82% 87% 64% 96% 84% 91% 73% 83% 65% 93% 75%
Dew Point 9°C 5°C 8°C 11°C 5°C 6°C 11°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 7°C

Sheffield Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:24 EST
sunset
16:59 EST
last light
17:29 EST
moon
rise
Wed 04:53 EST
set
Wed 16:08 EST
moon
Fri
May 26
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17

Sheffield Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 23
8.1°C 14°C 0.6mm
Mon
May 22
6.3°C 15.6°C 0.4mm
Sun
May 21
6.7°C 15.6°C 42.6mm
Sat
May 20
9.2°C 11.5°C 24.2mm
Fri
May 19
7.8°C 14.2°C 0.0mm

Sheffield Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
318.4mm
52.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
328.0mm
53 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
440.4mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.6mm
May 21
Lowest Temperature
0.3°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
27.3°C
Mar 1

Sheffield Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.7°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
30th 2006
Average This Month
5.6°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
5.4°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.8°C
8th
Highest On Record
20.0°C
4th 2002
Average This Month
13.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
42.6mm
21st
Total This Month
110.4mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
92.8mm
14.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
171.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
19.8mm
2005
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