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Queenstown Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 14°C
clearing_shower

Now

8.3°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EST

West & Sth Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers north of Strahan, slight (30%) chance elsewhere, clearing by midday. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds SW 10 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 14.

Currently at Strahan Ap

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Temperature 8.3°C rising
Dew Point 7.2°C rising
Feels Like 6.3°C
Relative Humidity 93%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1022.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.2mm / -

Nearby Now

Low Rocky Point 7.3°C
Sheffield 5.0°C
Luncheon Hill 7.0°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

3pm

Mostly clear
14°C

6pm

Mostly clear
9°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Cancellation Strong Wind Warning for E of Flinders Is & Lower/South E Coast

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Queenstown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6
Mon
Sep 7
Tue
Sep 8
Wed
Sep 9
Thu
Sep 10
Fri
Sep 11

Clearing shower

Rain developing

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 14°C 15°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 5°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 50% 40% 10% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Slight Slight Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
7
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
19
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22
km/h
Wind Direction S 8km/h
S
SW 7km/h
SW
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 11km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
NW 9km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
N 19km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 83% 51% 60% 53% 80% 61% 82% 67% 76% 70% 80% 60% 71% 57%
Dew Point 5°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 8°C

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Strahan Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 4
1.2°C 13°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 3
6.6°C 12.8°C 0.8mm
Wed
Sep 2
1.5°C 12.1°C 0.2mm
Tue
Sep 1
0.3°C 13.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 31
0.4°C 13.2°C 0.0mm

Strahan Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1195.7mm
173.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1046.0mm
170 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
995.4mm
163 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
May 3
Lowest Temperature
-1.8°C
Aug 24
Highest Temperature
33.7°C
Feb 22

Strahan Ap Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
29th 1994
Average This Month
2.4°C
-3.8°C
Long-term Average
6.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
27.0°C
30th 2001
Average This Month
12.8°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
1.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
156.5mm
21.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
319.1mm
1996
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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