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Sheffield Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 5°C
rain

Now

14.7°C falling
Updated at 16:30 EDT

Northwest Coast for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.7°C falling
Dew Point 12.6°C falling
Feels Like 12.6°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
NNW 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 1000.4hPa
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:26 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Devonport Ap 19.3°C
Cressy 18.6°C
Low Head 19.1°C
Launceston 18.2°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

6pm

Shower
14°C

9pm

Rain
11°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

3am

Mostly clear
7°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for all coasts excluding Derwent Estuary, Central Plateau Lakes and Central W Coast. Small Craft Alert for SW Lakes

National Forecast

Sheffield 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing
Maximum 18°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 12°C 5°C 3°C 9°C 4°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 60% 40% 5% 30% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 21
km/h
28
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SW 20km/h
SW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SW 13km/h
SW
SE 9km/h
SE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
E 7km/h
E
N 12km/h
N
Relative Humidity 84% 80% 76% 43% 71% 47% 73% 49% 61% 43% 62% 50% 71% 62%
Dew Point 13°C 13°C 4°C 3°C 2°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 9°C

Sheffield Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:59 EDT
sunrise
07:26 EDT
sunset
19:12 EDT
last light
19:40 EDT
moon
set
Wed 20:06 EDT
rise
Thu 09:30 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Sheffield Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 29
12.7°C 16°C 1.2mm
Tue
Mar 28
10.4°C 17.6°C 6.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
12.9°C 18.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
9.3°C 22.8°C 3.6mm
Sat
Mar 25
10.8°C 14.9°C 0.0mm

Sheffield Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
160.2mm
26.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
119.6mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
239.4mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.6mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
3.9°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
27.3°C
Mar 1

Sheffield Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
0.9°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
12.1°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
31.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
21.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.4mm
12th
Total This Month
38.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.3mm
8.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
140.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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