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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 16:07 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Wind and showers easing. Mostly cool and cloudy.

  • Saturday Rain developing late in the north and west. Mostly cool and cloudy. Strong winds.

  • Sunday Cold and gusty showers throughout the day. Snowfalls possible over the ranges.

  • Monday Widespread showers, sunny in the far east. Mostly cool, windy along coasts.

  • Tuesday Cold. Areas of heavy rain in the west. Gusty winds throughout. Cloudy.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05

13.3°C

Low Head
Hottest

20.0°C

Flinders Island

18.2°C

Bicheno

18.0°C

Friendly Beach

21.8°C

Hobart Ap

-1.1°C

Liawenee
Coldest

2.0°C

Mt Read

0.3°C

Fingal

-0.3°C

Mt Wellington

-4.6°C

Liawenee

NNW 33km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

79km/h

Cape Grim

81km/h

Cape Grim

94km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

43.0mm

Pipers River

14.4mm

Lake Margaret

23.2mm

Mt Read

23.2mm

Mt Read
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 %
Showers increasing
8 14 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
6 12 90% 10-20mm Nil W 18 79 NW 21 76
Possible shower
5 12 80% 1-5mm Slight WNW 17 73 WNW 18 55
Late shower
6 14 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 14 80% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Late shower
2 13 90% 5-10mm Moderate NW 5 88 WNW 16 58
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