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Tue 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Very windy with showers, heaviest in the west. Cold throughout.

  • Thursday Gusty showers in the west, mostly clear north. Cold throughout, especially elevated areas.

  • Friday A few showers in the W, mostly dry in the east. Breezy W/SW winds. Cool throughout.

  • Saturday Winds increasing throughout the day. Dry and warm.

Tas Extremes and Records

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

13.0°C

Cape Sorell
Hottest

17.7°C

Launceston

16.0°C

Orford

18.0°C

Launceston

25.3°C

Campania

0.9°C

Fingal
Coldest

-0.1°C

Mt Wellington

0.2°C

Mt Wellington
 

-4.1°C

Liawenee

NW 77km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

107km/h

Mt Hartz

144km/h

Mt Wellington

135km/h

Mt Wellington
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

62.8mm

Mt Read

23.6mm

South Queenstown
 

236.2mm

Mt Wellington
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 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 %
Sunny
5 15 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Showers easing
7 13 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
7 14 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
5 16 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Sunny
6 15 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
2 15 5% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
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Weather News

Strong winds batter southern Tasmania cutting power, damaging property

18:18 EST

Strong winds have brought down power lines and caused property damage around southern Tasmania, with gusts in Hobart topping 120 kilometres per hour.

Windy night in Hobart

10:17 EST

Damaging winds lashed parts of Tasmania last night, with gusts pushing above 100km/h in the state's capital city.

Heatwave in Pakistan's Karachi during Ramadan kills dozens

06:42 EST

Dozens of people have died in Pakistan, where a severe heatwave has coincided with the start of Ramadan.