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Sat 10:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Showers turning to rain in the west and south. Strong coastal winds.

  • Sunday Showers, mainly in the southwest. Cool and breezy southwesterlies.

  • Monday Showers in the south and west, drier in the north. Cool in the west, milder in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Showers possible throughout, heaviest in the east. Mild in the east, cooler in the west.

  • Wednesday Chance of showers, mainly inland. Cool, light winds.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/10 Thu 19/10 Fri 20/10

19.1°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

32.6°C

Campania

25.8°C

Hobart Ap

21.0°C

Bicheno

32.6°C

Campania

4.2°C

Mt Read
Coldest

8.9°C

Cressy

-1.0°C

Mt Wellington

0.0°C

Mt Wellington

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington

NW 75km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

87km/h

Cape Grim

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.0mm

Strahan

48.0mm

Cape Bruny

22.0mm

Mt Read

22.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.6°C at
Hobart in 1987
Lowest -2.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1962
Highest 20.6°C at
Flinders Island in 1977
Lowest -9.5°C at
Mt Wellington in 1990
Highest 154.4mm at
Cradle Valley in 1981

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
9 18 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 18 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 18 64 WSW 22 51
Mostly sunny
8 21 20% < 1mm Nil W 6 77 WSW 10 45
Mostly sunny
9 20 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
9 15 90% 1-5mm Nil SW 14 93 WSW 20 79
Mostly cloudy
9 20 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Sunken fishing trawler off Queensland coast to be examined by police divers

12:11 EDT

A recovery operation will begin this morning for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.

Sunken fishing trawler Dianne found by searchers off Queensland coast

09:03 EDT

Police say they have found the commercial fishing trawler Dianne in which six men are believed to have drowned when it sank in heavy seas on Monday night.