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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Cool morning, warm at night. Northerly winds increasing. Light showers in W.

  • Thursday Gusty rainfall and storms. Strong E/NE Winds.

  • Friday Strong S winds, cool throughout. Showers easing.

  • Saturday Light showers in the west. Dry in the east. Strong winds in the south.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12

13.9°C

Cape Sorell
Hottest

26.8°C

Bushy Park

25.9°C

Friendly Beach

22.0°C

St Helens Ap

26.8°C

Bushy Park

3.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

3.7°C

Mt Read

-0.1°C

Butlers Gorge
 

-1.1°C

Butlers Gorge

W 55km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

124km/h

Mt Wellington

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.4mm

Mt Read

10.8mm

Tasman Island
 

28.4mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

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
03:30 EDT
W 31 43 13.3 10.4 10.8 83 2 0.0 1012.6
03:40 EDT
N 11 17 11.3 9.2 10.0 87 1 0.2 1011.2
03:40 EDT
NNW 24 33 13.2 4.0 11.1 53 5 0.0 1009.3
03:40 EDT
W 56 63 5.9 4.2 -0.4 89 3 0.2 -
03:40 EDT
W 15 19 3.7 2.5 0.1 92 1 0.0 1010.5
03:40 EDT
- 0 0 7.7 6.2 7.7 90 1 0.0 -
03:40 EDT
WNW 6 7 10.6 7.8 10.2 83 1 0.0 -
03:40 EDT
WNW 17 19 13.6 10.9 12.2 84 2 0.0 1012.9
03:40 EDT
WSW 35 37 13.9 10.3 11.4 79 3 0.0 1012.4
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.