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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 05:00 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.

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

16.8°C

Dunalley
Hottest

28.6°C

Ross

26.4°C

Cressy

29.0°C

Fingal

29.0°C

Fingal

5.8°C

Butlers Gorge
Coldest

4.1°C

Liawenee

2.0°C

Liawenee
 

-0.7°C

Liawenee

NNE 50km/h

Tasman Island
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Mt Hartz

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.2mm

Mt Read

2.0mm

Maatsuyker Is
 

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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Late shower
15 22 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
15 31 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 15 60 N 16 35
Mostly sunny
13 29 70% < 1mm Nil N 8 69 N 17 44
Mostly sunny
14 26 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
11 30 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 17 57 NNE 27 34
Mostly sunny
13 29 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.