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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 06:25 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Gusty showers in the west and south. Breezy and sunny elsewhere, cool throughout.

  • Wednesday Windy with showers increasing in the east. 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 E. Breezy W/SW winds. Cool throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/05 Sun 20/05 Mon 21/05

14.2°C

Swan Island
Hottest

17.3°C

Swansea

17.7°C

Launceston

16.0°C

Triabunna

25.3°C

Campania

0.5°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-1.1°C

Lake Leake

-0.1°C

Mt Wellington
 

-4.1°C

Liawenee

WSW 96km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

142km/h

Mt Wellington

107km/h

Mt Hartz

144km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

37.8mm

Mt Read

62.8mm

Mt Read

6.0mm

Low Rocky Point

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
(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 %
Mostly sunny
8 16 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy
9 16 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
5 17 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 18 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
9 15 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 18 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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