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Sheffield Forecast

Tonight 4°C
Tomorrow 14°C
sunny

Now

10.4°C falling
Updated at 19:10 EST

Northwest Coast for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west. Winds W 25 to 30 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 16.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of light showers in the west. Areas of morning frost in the east. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.4°C falling
Dew Point 4.3°C falling
Feels Like 9.9°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
W 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:23 EST
Sunset sunset
16:59 EST

Nearby Now

Devonport Ap 12.4°C
Wynyard Ap 12.4°C
Luncheon Hill 9.7°C
Low Head 14.2°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
9°C

12am

Mostly clear
8°C

3am

Mostly clear
7°C

6am

Clear
4°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 16:05 EST
Gale Warning for the Lower East, South East and South West Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for remaining waters excluding Central West Coast

National Forecast

Sheffield 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 13°C
Minimum 6°C 4°C 2°C 3°C 6°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 50% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Moderate Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 15km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 10km/h
SW
SW 10km/h
SW
S 5km/h
S
NNE 7km/h
NNE
SSW 4km/h
SSW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
E 7km/h
E
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 75% 66% 72% 53% 76% 70% 83% 75% 94% 85% 96% 86% 94% 79%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 7°C 4°C 7°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 8°C

Sheffield Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:24 EST
sunset
16:59 EST
last light
17:29 EST
moon
set
Thu 01:19 EST
rise
Thu 14:24 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Sheffield Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
6.0°C 13°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
8.8°C 13.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
8.2°C 13.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
8.4°C 14.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
4.2°C 13.3°C 0.0mm

Sheffield Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
327.4mm
52.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
281.0mm
57 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
328.0mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
41.8mm
Feb 24
Lowest Temperature
-0.1°C
May 16
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Jan 19

Sheffield Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.1°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-1.6°C
17th 2015
Average This Month
5.9°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
5.4°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
20.0°C
4th 2002
Average This Month
14.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
13.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
4th
Total This Month
29.4mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
101.5mm
15.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
171.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
19.8mm
2005
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