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Fri 08:21 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.

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

13.8°C

Triabunna
Hottest

18.4°C

Bushy Park

19.3°C

St Helens Ap

17.0°C

Launceston

22.8°C

Swansea

1.4°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-1.1°C

Liawenee

0.4°C

Mt Wellington

9.0°C

Maydena

-6.8°C

Liawenee

ESE 53km/h

Cape Bruny
Windiest

64km/h

Cape Grim

109km/h

Mt Read

98km/h

Tasman Island
-

11.6mm last hr

Mt Wellington
Wettest

6.4mm

Lake Margaret

15.8mm

King Island Ap

53.0mm

Maydena

53.0mm

Maydena
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 Monthly Summaries

September 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
9.0 +0.4 14.0 +0.6 27 131.4 167
4.1 +0.8 15.6 +0.2 59.0 124
9.1 +1.5 15.7 +0.6 44.2 69
7.9 +1.5 16.3 +1.2 55.2 104
9.0 +0.6 14.8 +0.1 119.6 141
6.8 +1.5 16.9 +1.2 37.4 56
0.2 +0.7 9.8 +0.9 83.0 67
3.1 +1.2 10.2 +1.6 43.0 41
7.2 +1.0 15.4 +1.1 142.8 91
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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07:27 EST

A low pressure trough that brought damaging weather to South Australia will continue to move south across Tasmania today, bringing heavy rain and strong winds, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.