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Fri 22:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Cool-to-mild throughout, coldest in the south. Light showers, mainly in the west.

  • Sunday Widespread cloud. Mild throughout.

  • 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.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12

16.6°C

Low Head
Hottest

31.7°C

Strahan Ap

31.8°C

Friendly Beach

24.0°C

Fingal

31.8°C

Friendly Beach

4.5°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

10.8°C

Mt Wellington

-1.0°C

Liawenee
 

-1.0°C

Liawenee

WNW 51km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

85km/h

Mt Wellington

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is

83km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.4mm

Scotts Peak Dam

3.0mm

Strahan Ap
 

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
02:00 EDT
WNW 17 30 15.0 11.5 15.0 80 2 0.0 1011.1
02:30 EDT
N 19 26 14.5 10.5 13.1 77 2 0.0 1009.1
02:30 EDT
WNW 15 24 15.2 6.5 15.2 56 4 0.0 1007.3
02:30 EDT
WNW 52 69 8.6 4.8 3.5 77 4 0.2 -
02:30 EDT
WNW 19 35 6.6 4.8 3.2 88 1 0.0 1009.9
02:30 EDT
SE 4 7 8.3 6.1 8.3 86 1 0.0 -
02:30 EDT
WNW 7 11 14.0 10.6 13.9 80 2 0.0 -
02:30 EDT
NW 17 24 14.9 12.0 13.8 83 2 0.0 1011.6
02:30 EDT
N 11 13 12.1 10.7 11.0 91 1 0.0 1011.3
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.