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Sheffield Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 10°C
rain

Now

9.8°C steady
Updated at 20:30 EST

Northwest Coast for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Showers heavy at times in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far west at night. Winds NW 35 to 55 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 13.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain. Snow falling above 800 metres during the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible in the west. Winds NW 35 to 55 km/h decreasing to 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Currently at Sheffield

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.8°C steady
Dew Point 9.0°C steady
Feels Like 6.1°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
NW 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1002.7hPa
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:07 EST

Nearby Now

Devonport Ap 13.3°C
Cressy 10.5°C
Launceston 13.0°C
Launceston Ap 10.8°C

Next 12 hours in Sheffield

48-hour forecast

9pm

Heavy shower
10°C

12am

Heavy shower. Windy
10°C

3am

Shower. Windy
9°C

6am

Heavy rain
8°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 17:06 EST
Flood Watch for North West, North and North East, and Derwent catchments

Tas - Wed 16:13 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for all districts

Tas - Wed 16:05 EST
Gale Warning for Far NW, Cent N, Upper/Lower E, SE , SW and Cent W coasts, E of Flinders Is and Banks Strait. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere

Tas - Wed 15:53 EST
Road Weather Alert (Reduced Visibility in Heavy Rain) for NW Coast, NE, Western, Cent Plateau, Upper Derwent Valley and SE

Tas - Wed 15:53 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for King Is, Furneaux Is, NW Coast, Central N, NE, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and SE

National Forecast

Sheffield 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 18
Thu
Jul 19
Fri
Jul 20
Sat
Jul 21
Sun
Jul 22
Mon
Jul 23
Tue
Jul 24

Thunder-
storms

Rain

Clearing shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum 2°C 7°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 6°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 50% 90% 80% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Nil Moderate Moderate Slight Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NW 11km/h
NW
NNW 29km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
W 8km/h
W
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
N 15km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 87% 85% 95% 70% 84% 59% 82% 66% 94% 79% 94% 81% 94% 71%
Dew Point 2°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 6°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
07:04 EST
sunrise
07:35 EST
sunset
17:07 EST
last light
17:38 EST
moon
set
Wed 23:12 EST
rise
Thu 11:32 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 20
moon
Sat
Jul 28
moon
Sun
Aug 5
moon
Sat
Aug 11

Sheffield Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 18
2.9°C 10°C 3.6mm
Tue
Jul 17
5.2°C 11.3°C 11.0mm
Mon
Jul 16
2.9°C 10.2°C 4.8mm
Sun
Jul 15
1.6°C 10.4°C 1.4mm
Sat
Jul 14
0.4°C 10.9°C 0.2mm

Sheffield Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
577.4mm
86.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
543.6mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
486.2mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.2mm
Jun 13
Lowest Temperature
-0.6°C
Jul 13
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Jan 19

Sheffield Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.6°C
13th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
25th 2002
Average This Month
3.4°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
3.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
16.0°C
3rd 1999
Average This Month
11.0°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
10.9°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.4mm
6th
Total This Month
79.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
130.7mm
17.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
250.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
44.4mm
2001
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