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Queenstown Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 12°C
showers

Now

6.7°C rising
Updated at 02:00 EST

West & Sth Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Strahan Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.7°C rising
Dew Point 5.5°C rising
Feels Like 3.3°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
S 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1016.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.4mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Sorell 8.5°C
Mt Read -0.4°C
Sheffield 3.9°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

3am

Shower
5°C

6am

Shower
6°C

9am

Shower
9°C

12pm

Shower
11°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: South East Coast and South West Coast

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Queenstown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 13°C
Minimum 4°C 6°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 20% 10% 5% 20%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Moderate Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 91% 91% 92% 88% 84% 75% 82% 71% 75% 67% 89% 91% 92% 88%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 3°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 11°C

Queenstown Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:53 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:15 EST
moon
set
Fri 11:52 EST
rise
Sat 02:40 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Strahan Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
3.2°C 11°C 8.8mm
Wed
Aug 24
4.7°C 11.7°C 5.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
2.8°C 12.3°C 4.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
5.5°C 12.1°C 8.8mm
Sun
Aug 21
6.9°C 11.5°C 15.4mm

Strahan Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1039.2mm
152.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1380.6mm
179 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1043.2mm
166 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
18th 2014
Average This Month
5.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
5.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.0°C
16th
Highest On Record
22.1°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
13.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.0mm
17th
Total This Month
195.8mm
21 Day(s)
Long-term Average
175.7mm
23.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
329.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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