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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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
Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05 Tue 23/05

14.0°C

Swan Island
Hottest

19.8°C

St Helens Ap

21.1°C

Hobart Ap

20.0°C

Flinders Island

21.8°C

Hobart Ap

2.2°C

Mt Read
Coldest

0.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

4.7°C

Butlers Gorge

7.0°C

Maydena

-4.6°C

Liawenee

W 53km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

70km/h

Mt Wellington

83km/h

Mt Read

79km/h

Cape Grim
-

3.2mm last hr

Scottsdale
Wettest

3.6mm

Tasman Island

10.2mm

Luncheon Hill

3.0mm

Maydena

3.0mm

Maydena
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
(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 %
Showers
10 16 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
8 16 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 13 78 NW 21 60
Late shower
4 16 90% 1-5mm Slight NNW 6 95 NW 23 77
Late shower
7 17 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
9 15 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 24 96 NW 29 89
Mostly sunny
5 17 70% < 1mm Slight - - - -
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Weather News

Perth finally sees string of wet days

16:21 EST

Perth has received more rain during the last four days than the last two and a half months combined.

Foggy starts as winter looms

15:46 EST

Fog is a sure sign that winter is on the way and there was plenty of it across the country this morning.

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.