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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 15:09 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Very windy with showers, heaviest in the west. Cold throughout.

  • Thursday Gusty showers in the west, mostly clear north. Cold throughout, especially elevated areas.

  • Friday A few showers in the W, mostly dry in the east. Breezy W/SW winds. Cool throughout.

  • Saturday Winds increasing throughout the day. Dry and warm.

  • Sunday Windy, mostly cloudy and mild. Showers developing in the afternoon and evening.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 20/05 Mon 21/05 Tue 22/05

18.2°C

Launceston
Hottest

17.7°C

Launceston

16.0°C

Orford

18.2°C

Launceston

25.3°C

Campania

4.1°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.1°C

Mt Wellington

0.2°C

Mt Wellington

-0.8°C

Mt Wellington

-4.1°C

Liawenee

WSW 75km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

107km/h

Mt Hartz

144km/h

Mt Wellington

135km/h

Mt Wellington
-

0.6mm last hr

Mt Read
Wettest

62.8mm

Mt Read

23.6mm

South Queenstown

9.8mm

Mt Read

10.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 27.4°C at
Flinders Island in 1997
Lowest -3.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1968
Highest 17.7°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -10.5°C at
Liawenee in 2006
Highest 153.7mm at
Bicheno in 1969

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
15:30 EST
SW 57 65 - - - - - 0.2 1022.8
15:30 EST
W 17 28 12.4 10.6 10.6 89 1 0.4 1021.6
15:30 EST
NNW 24 37 15.3 6.3 15.3 55 6 0.0 1015.6
15:30 EST
W 44 67 6.0 4.8 0.3 92 2 0.0 -
15:30 EST
WSW 22 30 6.7 4.4 2.9 85 1 0.0 1018.5
15:30 EST
WSW 17 31 15.7 4.4 15.7 47 6 0.0 -
15:30 EST
W 9 15 18.2 5.8 18.2 44 6 0.0 -
15:30 EST
SW 30 39 13.9 9.7 11.6 76 3 0.0 1024.7
15:30 EST
W 52 63 14.3 8.9 11.2 70 6 0.0 1020.1
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Weather News

Quiet weather coming to an end

12:24 EST

The stable weather pattern that has been gripping Australia through the middle of May will soon break down, making way for more active weather across southern states during the final week of autumn.

Perth's autumn heatwave brings good news and bad news for businesses

07:17 EST

As Perth's extended summer continues to nudge records, the weather has proved a double-edged sword for those whose livelihoods depend on it.

Strong winds batter southern Tasmania cutting power, damaging property

18:18 EST

Strong winds have brought down power lines and caused property damage around southern Tasmania, with gusts in Hobart topping 120 kilometres per hour.