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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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.

  • Thursday Cool to mild with possible showers throughout. Light winds.

  • Friday Mild to warm temperatures, dry throughout. Strong winds along the coast, light inland.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/10 Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10

23.7°C

Launceston
Hottest

21.0°C

Bicheno

21.8°C

Orford

22.2°C

Launceston

32.6°C

Campania

8.7°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-0.4°C

Mt Wellington

2.0°C

Mt Wellington

3.0°C

Mt Wellington

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington

NW 37km/h

Swan Island
Windiest

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

81km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.8mm

Mt Read

26.0mm

Mt Read

2.0mm

Strahan Ap

3.0mm

Maatsuyker Is
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
(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 %
Mostly sunny
9 18 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 17 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 1 82 WSW 16 70
Possible shower
9 18 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 7 67 SE 12 53
Possible shower
10 18 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
9 19 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 21 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 4 78 NNW 12 55
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Weather News

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.

BOM warning in south-east Queensland forecasts damaging hail and wind

13:14 EDT

A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for people in south-east Queensland, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) saying there will large hailstones and damaging winds.

Storm damage smacks south-east Queensland hard, insurance data shows

12:38 EDT

The top-five most storm-affected regions in Queensland are in the state's south-east, research from NRMA Insurance has shown.