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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Widespread cloud. Mild throughout.

  • Monday Mostly clear and warm throughout. The odd coastal shower in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Hot in the north and east. Very windy. Showers increasing from the west.

  • Wednesday Frequent showers in the west, mostly dry east. Cool in the west, milder in the east.

  • Thursday Windy with showers in the west.. Mostly sunny in the east. Mild throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12

21.8°C

Launceston
Hottest

31.8°C

Friendly Beach

25.2°C

Fingal

24.8°C

St Helens Ap

31.8°C

Friendly Beach

6.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.7°C

Liawenee

3.6°C

Mt Wellington

-2.0°C

Liawenee

-2.0°C

Liawenee

NE 38km/h

Low Head
Windiest

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is

88km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.4mm

Strahan Ap

2.0mm

Mt Read

5.0mm

Cape Bruny

4.0mm

Mt Read
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 Sky Observations

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Weather News

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of music and Christmas events

17:04 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonal storm approaches the city, but the Ashes Test looks likely to escape disruption.

A week of two halves for Tasmania

16:29 EDT

It will be one of those weeks where Tasmanians will need sunnies and a hat, followed by a jumper and umbrella.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.