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Sheffield Forecast

Today 6°C
Tonight -1°C
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Now

2.7°C falling
Updated at 17:40 EST

Northwest Coast for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west, falling as snow above 300 metres. Possible hail. Areas of severe frost late tonight. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.7°C falling
Dew Point -2.3°C steady
Feels Like 0.2°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
WNW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.8mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:21 EST

Nearby Now

Cressy 5.0°C
Devonport Ap 4.0°C
Launceston Ap 4.5°C
Launceston 4.8°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
1°C

12am

Mostly clear
0°C

3am

Slight chance snow shower
-1°C

6am

Slight chance snow shower
0°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 16:05 EST
Gale Warning Far NW, CN, Upper E, SE, SW, CW & Lower E coasts, Banks St/F Sound & E of Flinders Is. Strong Wind elsewhere except Derwent

Tas - Mon 15:22 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for King/Furneaux Islands, North West & East coasts, Midlands, Central North, Upper Derwent, South East & North East

Tas - Mon 15:20 EST
Road Weather Alert for NW Coast, Central Nth, NE, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent, SE and East Coast due to ice and snow

Tasmania Weather Update

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Sheffield 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Rain and snow

Rain

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Rain
Maximum 6°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 9°C
Minimum 0°C -1°C 0°C 0°C 1°C 0°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 60% 10% 5% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Severe High High High High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
28
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 25km/h
WNW
SW 28km/h
SW
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
W 5km/h
W
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SSW 2km/h
SSW
NE 7km/h
NE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
N 13km/h
N
Relative Humidity 75% 57% 88% 77% 81% 61% 85% 62% 93% 63% 86% 66% 90% 74%
Dew Point -2°C -2°C 2°C 5°C -1°C -1°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 0°C 4°C 4°C 5°C

Sheffield Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:51 EST
sunrise
07:20 EST
sunset
17:22 EST
last light
17:51 EST
moon
rise
Mon 20:51 EST
set
Tue 09:23 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
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Aug 23
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Sun
Aug 30

Sheffield Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 3
-0.8°C 5°C 10.2mm
Sun
Aug 2
1.7°C 7.8°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 1
4.7°C 7.8°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

Sheffield Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
685.6mm
103.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
501.6mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
669.0mm
92 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
-0.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
21st 2013
Average This Month
1.9°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
3.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
7.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
17.7°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
6.9°C
-4.8°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
1st
Total This Month
21.4mm
3 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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