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Queenstown Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 8°C
showers

Now

-3.0°C rising
Updated at 01:50 EST

West & Sth Coast for Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. Snow falling above 400 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south. Possible hail. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW during the morning and early afternoon. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Mt Read

24-hour graph
Temperature -3.0°C rising
Dew Point -3.0°C rising
Feels Like -11.5°C
Relative Humidity 100%
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SW 40km/h rising
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 14.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:47 EST
Sunset sunset
16:53 EST

Nearby Now

Strahan Ap 7.3°C
Cape Sorell 9.0°C
Luncheon Hill 3.0°C
Sheffield 2.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

3am

Snow shower. Windy
-1°C

6am

Snow shower. Windy
-1°C

9am

Snow
0°C

12pm

Snow shower
0°C

West & Sth Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 22:18 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Fri 22:02 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Western and Central Plateau

Tas - Fri 22:02 EST
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for Central Plateau, Upper Derwent Valley and South East Forecast Districts

National Forecast

Queenstown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
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Jun 25
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Jun 26
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Jun 27
Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30

Showers

Showers

Showers easing

Showers increasing

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Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 10°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 10% 20% 40% 40%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
15
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
5
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5
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12
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11
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10
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Wind Direction WSW 15km/h
WSW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 29km/h
NW
W 25km/h
W
WSW 12km/h
WSW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NE 5km/h
NE
W 5km/h
W
NW 8km/h
NW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
S 11km/h
S
S 10km/h
S
Relative Humidity 80% 85% 94% 90% 87% 85% 91% 88% 93% 84% 91% 88% 84% 79%
Dew Point 3°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 6°C

Queenstown Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:15 EST
sunrise
07:47 EST
sunset
16:53 EST
last light
17:25 EST
moon
rise
Sat 07:21 EST
set
Sat 17:17 EST
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Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jun 23
-1.8°C 4°C 18.4mm
Thu
Jun 22
-2.6°C 1°C 3.6mm
Wed
Jun 21
-1.0°C -0.2°C 27.6mm
Tue
Jun 20
3.9°C 6.2°C 17.4mm
Mon
Jun 19
0.6°C 5.8°C 2.8mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1738.6mm
133.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1378.4mm
142 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
2137.4mm
133 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-2.6°C
Jun 22
Highest Temperature
25.8°C
Jan 7

Mt Read Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.6°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
21st 2007
Average This Month
1.5°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
6.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
11.4°C
16th 2008
Average This Month
4.6°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
4.7°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.6mm
12th
Total This Month
221.6mm
22 Day(s)
Long-term Average
348.1mm
24.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
731.2mm
2004
Driest On Record
19.6mm
2008
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