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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Showers in the south and west, drier in the north. Cool in the west, milder in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Showers possible throughout, heaviest in the east. Mild in the east, cooler in the west.

  • Wednesday Chance of showers, mainly inland. Cool, light winds.

  • Thursday Cool to mild with possible showers throughout. Light winds.

  • Friday Mild to warm temperatures, dry throughout. Strong winds along the coast, light inland.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/10 Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10

22.9°C

Launceston
Hottest

21.0°C

Bicheno

21.8°C

Orford

22.2°C

Launceston

32.6°C

Campania

8.9°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-0.4°C

Mt Wellington

2.0°C

Mt Wellington

3.0°C

Mt Wellington

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington

NW 44km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

81km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.8mm

Mt Read

26.0mm

Mt Read

2.0mm

Strahan Ap

2.4mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.6°C at
Hobart in 1987
Lowest -2.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1962
Highest 20.6°C at
Flinders Island in 1977
Lowest -9.5°C at
Mt Wellington in 1990
Highest 154.4mm at
Cradle Valley in 1981

Tasmania Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
11:30 EDT
W 33 46 13.1 9.2 10.4 77 3 0.0 1017.2
11:50 EDT
NW 20 24 13.5 11.2 11.8 86 2 0.2 1016.3
11:50 EDT
WNW 24 28 18.2 9.3 18.2 56 6 0.0 1013.2
11:50 EDT
W 24 31 11.8 10.0 9.3 89 2 0.0 -
11:50 EDT
ESE 15 17 15.7 9.1 15.7 65 3 0.0 1014.7
11:50 EDT
NE 15 22 22.0 8.5 22.0 42 9 0.0 -
11:50 EDT
NNW 7 9 22.7 8.0 22.7 39 8 0.0 -
11:50 EDT
WSW 22 24 13.9 10.9 12.1 82 2 0.0 1018.1
11:50 EDT
WNW 20 24 13.7 10.9 12.0 83 2 0.0 1016.3
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15:21 EDT

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Storms strike southwest WA

11:43 EDT

A complex low pressure system has has brought widespread showers and thunderstorms to southwest WA overnight and into Sunday morning, storms producing more than 50,000 lightning strikes.