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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Gusty, warm northerly winds easing. Possible late showers in the west.

  • Thursday Gusty cooler change. Rain and possible storms spreading across state.

  • Friday Showers clearing in the west and south. Gusty winds along the south coast.

  • Saturday Showers turning to rain in the west and south. Strong coastal winds.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 15/10 Mon 16/10 Tue 17/10

20.1°C

Strahan Ap
Hottest

26.8°C

St Helens Ap

28.0°C

Campania

29.0°C

Fingal

29.0°C

Fingal

5.1°C

Cressy
Coldest

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge

0.3°C

Butlers Gorge
 

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington

WNW 44km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

83km/h

Maatsuyker Is

55km/h

Cape Grim

70km/h

Mt Read
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.8mm

Sprent

0.2mm

Cape Sorell
 

37.6mm

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 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 %
Mostly sunny
11 19 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 30 60% < 1mm Nil N 16 44 N 16 28
Mostly sunny
10 27 40% < 1mm Nil NE 4 74 N 14 46
Mostly sunny
12 23 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
8 30 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 20 58 N 25 47
Mostly sunny
10 29 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

BOM says deluge across Queensland at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie

22:08 EDT

The massive downpour across southern Queensland is at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie hammered the coastline last March, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Flooding rain continues in Queensland

17:03 EDT

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to inundate parts of central Queensland during the middle of this week.

Man's body found after being swept away in floodwaters near Gympie as wife watched

16:59 EDT

A man's body has been found after his car was swept off a flooded causeway near Gympie in south-east Queensland overnight.