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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 17:10 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Heavy rain in the south. Cool with gusty winds and a few showers elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers, heaviest in the northwest. Strong westerly winds in the north and west.

  • Sunday Heavy showers over northern parts. Becoming cooler in the west later.

  • Monday Showers, heaviest and most frequent in the west. Strong westerlies.

  • Tuesday Heavy rain in the west. Strong winds throughout. Cold throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 27/09 Wed 28/09 Thu 29/09

15.3°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

18.4°C

Bushy Park

19.3°C

St Helens Ap

17.1°C

Strahan Ap

22.8°C

Swansea

1.6°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-1.1°C

Liawenee

0.4°C

Mt Wellington

0.8°C

Mt Read

-6.8°C

Liawenee

NNE 48km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

64km/h

Cape Grim

109km/h

Mt Read

98km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.4mm

Lake Margaret

22.2mm

Waratah

97.4mm

Longley

97.4mm

Longley
Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

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
17:36 EST
W 35 54 11.0 6.8 7.6 75 3 0.2 992.6
17:50 EST
NNW 22 28 11.2 10.4 8.7 95 1 21.4 987.1
17:50 EST
N 30 46 12.6 3.3 10.0 53 6 2.6 989.5
17:50 EST
NE 30 35 5.1 5.1 0.2 100 1 30.0 -
17:50 EST
NNW 17 22 1.7 1.6 -2.7 99 1 15.6 989.4
17:50 EST
E 6 7 10.1 3.8 9.6 65 2 0.0 -
17:50 EST
NNW 9 11 11.5 7.2 10.6 75 2 0.0 -
17:50 EST
WNW 15 17 12.3 8.4 10.7 77 2 0.0 994.2
17:50 EST
WSW 13 13 13.0 9.3 11.8 78 2 2.2 993.6
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Weather News

SA weather: SES issues emergency warning for Gawler as floodwaters rise

17:24 EST

The town of Gawler and surrounding districts north of Adelaide are bracing for significant flooding, with the Army called in to help residents fill sandbags at Two Wells.

Tasmania weather: Helicopter rescues family trapped in floodwaters at Huonville

17:09 EST

Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.

Concern for homes in South Australia as floodwaters rise, swollen rivers burst their banks

16:43 EST

Water levels are rising in the Gawler River, with significant flooding expected as it reaches its peak later tonight.