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Queenstown Forecast

Today 5°C
Tonight 1°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

5.4°C falling
Updated at 10:00 EST

West & Sth Coast for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers or snow, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 2 and 6.

Currently at Strahan Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.4°C falling
Dew Point 2.4°C falling
Feels Like 0.4°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
SW 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 54km/h
Pressure 1007.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Nearby Now

Cape Sorell 6.3°C
Luncheon Hill 3.3°C
Sheffield 4.0°C
Wynyard Ap 5.8°C

Next 12 hours in Strahan

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower. Windy
7°C

3pm

Shower. Windy
7°C

6pm

Shower
5°C

9pm

Chance shower
5°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:06 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Wed 10:00 EST
Road Weather Alert for for N W Coast, Central N, N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Wed 09:58 EST
Derwent Valley, S E & E Coast Forecast Districts the Midlands, Furneaux Islands & N W Coast Forecast Districts. There Is A

Tas - Wed 09:57 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Tasmania. Bushwalkers are advised to take care due to hazardous weather conditions.

Tasmania Weather Update

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Queenstown 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Showers easing

Possible shower
Maximum 5°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 9°C
Minimum 1°C 1°C 3°C 1°C 3°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 20% 20% 20% 20% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High High Moderate High Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 26km/h
SW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
S 10km/h
S
SSW 9km/h
SSW
E 4km/h
E
W 5km/h
W
N 15km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
W 19km/h
W
Relative Humidity 78% 79% 81% 75% 90% 70% 75% 61% 74% 68% 85% 79% 82% 77%
Dew Point 0°C 1°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C

Queenstown Sun & Moon Times

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Strahan Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 5
2°C - 13mm
Tue
Aug 4
2.5°C 10°C 6.0mm
Mon
Aug 3
1.8°C 8.8°C 20.6mm
Sun
Aug 2
5.2°C 10.0°C 10.2mm
Sat
Aug 1
5.8°C 10.3°C 25.0mm

Strahan Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1039.2mm
152.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
951.2mm
149 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
925.2mm
143 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
May 3
Lowest Temperature
-1.7°C
Jun 19
Highest Temperature
33.7°C
Feb 22

Strahan Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
18th 2014
Average This Month
3.5°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
5.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
10.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
22.1°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
9.8°C
-3.3°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.0mm
1st
Total This Month
74.8mm
5 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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