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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 06:19 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

12.7°C

Dennes Point
Hottest

18.4°C

Bushy Park

19.3°C

St Helens Ap

17.0°C

Launceston

22.8°C

Swansea

1.7°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-1.1°C

Liawenee

0.4°C

Mt Wellington
 

-6.8°C

Liawenee

ESE 48km/h

Maria Is
Windiest

64km/h

Cape Grim

109km/h

Mt Read

98km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.4mm

Lake Margaret

15.8mm

King Island Ap
 

64.6mm

Luncheon Hill
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers easing
8 15 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 14 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 15 89 WNW 30 83
Possible shower
8 18 80% 1-5mm Nil N 11 66 WNW 14 57
Mostly sunny
7 17 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
6 17 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
6 16 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 7 88 WNW 20 71
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