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Queenstown Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 16°C
showers

Now

13.6°C steady
Updated at 02:30 EST

West & Sth Coast for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely at night. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 16.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the early morning, falling as snow above 1100 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Currently at Strahan Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.6°C steady
Dew Point 12.5°C falling
Feels Like 12.5°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Sorell 14.0°C
Mt Read 7.1°C
Low Rocky Point 14.3°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
13°C

6am

Shower
12°C

9am

Shower
13°C

12pm

Chance shower
15°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning the Following Area: South West Coast Strong Wind Warning the Following Areas: South West Coast and Central West Coast

National Forecast

Queenstown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Showers

Showers easing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 11°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 60% 60% 20% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
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 8
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 12km/h
NW
W 20km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
N 5km/h
N
WNW 9km/h
WNW
S 3km/h
S
WSW 8km/h
WSW
N 6km/h
N
WNW 8km/h
WNW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NW 8km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 93% 86% 83% 75% 91% 82% 85% 81% 85% 74% 85% 78% 82% 74%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 9°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 12°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
06:30 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
18:01 EST
moon
rise
Wed 15:19 EST
set
Thu 02:22 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Strahan Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
7.4°C 24°C 0.2mm
Mon
Apr 23
9.2°C 17.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
9.4°C 19.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
5.2°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
5.0°C 17.5°C 0.0mm

Strahan Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
375.8mm
64.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
444.2mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
304.6mm
66 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.6mm
Feb 24
Lowest Temperature
2.2°C
Mar 21
Highest Temperature
35.9°C
Jan 28

Strahan Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.0°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-0.2°C
20th 2013
Average This Month
9.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
8.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.0°C
24th
Highest On Record
27.8°C
1st 2014
Average This Month
17.3°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.8mm
15th
Total This Month
107.0mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
117.6mm
18.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
224.6mm
2006
Driest On Record
36.4mm
2007
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