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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 10:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloud increasing throughout the day. Showers developing in the west. Hot.

  • Thursday Mostly dry in the NE, showers elsewhere. Windy. Cool in the west, mild-to-warm in the east.

  • Friday Late showers in the west, partly cloudy elsewhere. Cool in the west, mild in the east.

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

  • Sunday Widespread cloud. .

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 10/12 Mon 11/12 Tue 12/12

27.2°C

Fingal
Hottest

28.6°C

Ross

26.4°C

Cressy

28.8°C

Fingal

28.8°C

Fingal

15.4°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

4.1°C

Liawenee

2.0°C

Liawenee

5.0°C

Butlers Gorge

-0.7°C

Liawenee

E 51km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Mt Hartz

70km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.2mm

Mt Read

2.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

0.2mm

Scotts Peak Dam

0.2mm

Scotts Peak Dam
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
12:00 EDT
E 52 61 18.2 15.0 18.2 82 5 0.0 1008.2
12:40 EDT
NNE 17 20 24.6 9.3 24.6 38 11 0.0 1005.2
12:40 EDT
NNE 13 19 23.9 13.2 23.9 51 7 0.0 1006.7
12:40 EDT
W 31 37 19.4 3.2 19.4 34 16 0.0 -
12:40 EDT
NW 22 30 19.5 1.9 19.5 31 14 0.0 1011.5
12:40 EDT
N 24 28 27.2 3.7 26.3 22 26 0.0 -
12:40 EDT
NW 17 24 23.9 13.4 23.9 51 7 0.0 -
12:40 EDT
E 24 28 22.2 16.9 22.2 72 4 0.0 1006.3
12:40 EDT
NE 26 30 24.5 16.5 24.5 61 6 0.0 1009.3
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