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42.34°S 145.80°E 269m AMSL

Queenstown Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 19°C
showers

Now

11.1°C steady
Updated at 02:00 EDT

West & Sth Coast for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning NW in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Strahan Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.1°C steady
Dew Point 9.4°C steady
Feels Like 9.8°C
Relative Humidity 89%
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NNE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1012.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Cape Sorell 13.7°C
Ouse 9.1°C
Low Rocky Point 13.5°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Intermittent rain
12°C

9am

Chance shower
15°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
18°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Queenstown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Showers

Rain

Showers easing

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 19°C 20°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 21°C 20°C
Minimum 9°C 11°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 50% 10% 10% 20%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
NNE 24km/h
NNE
WNW 28km/h
WNW
SW 26km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 12km/h
W
WSW 13km/h
WSW
N 11km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 88% 74% 88% 90% 81% 74% 87% 84% 88% 68% 62% 55% 66% 65%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 6°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 13°C

Queenstown Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:02 EDT
sunrise
05:36 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:18 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:39 EDT
set
Thu 01:51 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Strahan Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
7.6°C 17°C 0.8mm
Mon
Dec 5
12.1°C 17.4°C 9.8mm
Sun
Dec 4
6.4°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
11.1°C 17.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
10.6°C 17.0°C 1.8mm

Strahan Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1515.0mm
229.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1944.8mm
258 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1223.4mm
229 Day(s)
Wettest Day
67.8mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
-0.5°C
Jul 7
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Jan 13

Strahan Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.4°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
22nd 1992
Average This Month
9.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.8°C
4th
Highest On Record
36.7°C
31st 2007
Average This Month
18.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
19.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.8mm
5th
Total This Month
12.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
97.5mm
18.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
186.8mm
1986
Driest On Record
20.2mm
1994
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