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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sun 10:12 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

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

  • Monday Heavy showers in west and north. Strong and cold westerlies.

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

  • Wednesday Very windy with heavy rain in the west. Windy with showers in the east.

  • Thursday Gusty westerly airflow. Showers over western parts.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 29/09 Fri 30/09 Sat 01/10

15.8°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

17.1°C

Strahan Ap

19.4°C

Friendly Beach

18.0°C

Bicheno

18.0°C

Bicheno

6.0°C

Mt Read
Coldest

0.8°C

Mt Read

-0.2°C

Mt Wellington

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

-0.2°C

Mt Wellington

NE 38km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

98km/h

Tasman Island

94km/h

Tasman Island

96km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

90.0mm

Fern Tree

113.2mm

Mt Read

36.0mm

Maydena

59.8mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.6°C at
Hobart in 1987
Lowest -2.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1962
Highest 20.6°C at
Flinders Island in 1977
Lowest -9.5°C at
Mt Wellington in 1990
Highest 154.4mm at
Cradle Valley in 1981

Tasmania Daily Summaries

Sunday October 2, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
4 -1 - - -
11 +2 - - -
9 +1 - - -
8 -1 - - -
8 +1 - - -
1 +0 - - -
3 +1 - - -
8 +1 - - -
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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SA weather: Conditions ease briefly but Virginia, Port Wakefield, Lewiston brace for more rain

08:11 EDT

Residents in the South Australian towns of Virginia, Lewiston and Port Wakefield had a brief reprieve from the rain overnight but they have been warned further flooding is possible later this afternoon.

SA weather: Virginia, Port Wakefield under threat as rivers burst banks

00:13 EST

The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.

WA storm blacks out homes, blocks roads as severe weather warning cancelled

20:48 EST

About 9,000 properties remain without power in Perth and Western Australia's south-west as conditions ease across the state after damaging winds brought down trees and debris.