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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Windy with rain, mainly north and west. Just the odd brief, light shower on east coast.

  • Wednesday Rain becoming light in the afternoon. Gusty westerly winds, strongest along the coast.

  • Thursday Rain developing, heaviest in the west. Gusty westerly winds, strongest along the coast.

  • Friday Wind and showers easing. Mostly cool and cloudy.

  • Saturday Rain developing late in the north and west. Mostly cool and cloudy.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 20/05 Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05

18.9°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

18.0°C

King Island Ap

19.8°C

St Helens Ap

21.1°C

Hobart Ap

21.8°C

Hobart Ap

6.0°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-0.1°C

Liawenee

0.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

4.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-4.6°C

Liawenee

NW 37km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

101km/h

Mt Read

70km/h

Mt Wellington

83km/h

Mt Read
-

0.2mm last hr

Scottsdale
Wettest

124.4mm

St Marys

3.6mm

Tasman Island

10.0mm

Low Rocky Point

10.2mm

Luncheon Hill
Tasmania's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 27.4°C at
Flinders Island in 1997
Lowest -3.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1968
Highest 17.7°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -10.5°C at
Liawenee in 2006
Highest 153.7mm at
Bicheno in 1969

Tasmania Sky Observations

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Weather News

AuctionsPlus Queensland sheep listings double, due to low rainfall and rising prices

12:16 EST

The number of Queensland sheep offered in online sales has doubled week-on-week this fortnight, as producers respond to dry times and a stronger market.

Southern swell reaches NSW early

15:29 EST

Early risers along the New South Wales coast may have been surprised to see big waves as the sun rose this morning.

Aurora australis illuminates weekend nights

14:10 EST

Aurora chasers in Tasmania and Victoria stayed up late on the weekend to catch a glimpse of the southern lights.