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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Dry, mostly cloudy. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Wednesday Cloud increasing throughout the day. Showers developing in the west. Hot.

  • Thursday Mostly dry in the NE, showers elsewhere. Windy. Cool in the west, mild-to-warm in the east.

  • Friday Late showers in the west, partly cloudy elsewhere. Cool in the west, mild in the east.

  • Saturday Cool-to-mild throughout, coldest in the south. Light showers, mainly in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 09/12 Sun 10/12 Mon 11/12

23.6°C

Cressy
Hottest

26.6°C

Friendly Beach

28.6°C

Ross

26.4°C

Cressy

29.0°C

Fingal

12.3°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

4.1°C

Mt Wellington

4.1°C

Liawenee

2.0°C

Liawenee

-0.7°C

Liawenee

NNW 31km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

109km/h

Mt Hartz

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.2mm

Mt Read

7.2mm

Mt Read

2.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

2.0mm

Maatsuyker Is
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Clearing shower
16 22 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
19 24 40% < 1mm Nil W 16 60 W 31 47
Clearing shower
17 27 20% < 1mm Nil NW 16 67 WNW 28 34
Late shower
18 28 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
13 20 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 87 WNW 32 57
Possible shower
17 28 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.