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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Mostly clear and warm throughout. The odd coastal shower in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Hot in the north and east. Very windy. Showers increasing from the west.

  • Wednesday Frequent showers in the west, mostly dry east. Cool in the west, milder in the east.

  • Thursday Windy with showers in the west.. Mostly sunny in the east. Mild throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12 Sun 17/12

17.2°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

25.2°C

Fingal

24.8°C

St Helens Ap

25.0°C

Launceston

31.8°C

Friendly Beach

5.7°C

Warra
Coldest

3.6°C

Mt Wellington

-2.0°C

Liawenee
 

-2.0°C

Liawenee

NNE 44km/h

Maria Is
Windiest

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is

88km/h

Maatsuyker Is

61km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Mt Read

5.0mm

Cape Bruny
 

102.0mm

Pyengana
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
22:00 EDT
ENE 31 43 16.4 14.3 16.4 87 2 0.0 1017.3
01:10 EDT
ENE 6 7 11.1 9.0 10.7 87 1 0.2 1015.8
01:10 EDT
NW 11 17 15.2 9.3 15.2 68 3 0.0 1016.6
01:10 EDT
NW 13 13 8.0 6.8 5.7 92 1 0.2 -
01:10 EDT
NNE 17 20 9.0 7.5 6.4 90 1 0.0 1017.6
01:10 EDT
NE 6 7 13.8 10.8 13.3 82 1 0.0 -
01:10 EDT
NE 4 6 15.9 10.2 15.9 69 2 0.0 -
01:10 EDT
ENE 26 35 16.9 15.6 16.9 92 2 0.0 1014.3
01:10 EDT
ENE 19 22 17.2 15.4 17.2 89 2 0.0 1016.0
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Weather News

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of music and Christmas events

22:38 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonal storm approaches the city.

A week of two halves for Tasmania

16:29 EDT

It will be one of those weeks where Tasmanians will need sunnies and a hat, followed by a jumper and umbrella.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.