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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Heavy rainfall over north and east. Windy conditions throughout the day.

  • Friday Showers throughout, heavy in northwest and east. Cool with light to moderate winds.

  • Saturday Showers, heaviest in the northwest. Strong westerly winds in the north and west.

  • Sunday Heavy showers over northern parts. Becoming cooler in the west later.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 26/09 Tue 27/09 Wed 28/09

16.0°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

17.5°C

Scotts Peak Dam

18.4°C

Bushy Park

19.0°C

St Helens Ap

22.8°C

Swansea

4.4°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.0°C

Liawenee

-1.1°C

Liawenee
 

-6.8°C

Liawenee

NNE 62km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

44km/h

Low Rocky Point

64km/h

Cape Grim

109km/h

Mt Read
-

0.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

14.0mm

Bob Lagoon

6.4mm

Lake Margaret
 

64.6mm

Luncheon Hill
Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

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 %
Possible shower
8 16 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 17 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 14 66 WNW 18 60
Possible shower
5 17 90% 1-5mm Slight NNW 9 85 WNW 23 67
Clearing shower
7 17 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 14 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 15 87 WNW 31 79
Possible shower
6 17 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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