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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in the north and west. Partly cloud and dry in the east.

  • Thursday Gusty and cloudy across the north. Cold throughout. Showers developing in the northeast.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly in the west and south. Partly cloudy in east but dry. Cool to cold.

  • Saturday Showers about the west and south. Drier over the north and east. Gusty winds.

  • Sunday Showers throughout, heaviest in the northwest. Gusty winds, strongest in the west and mountains.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08 Tue 01/09

15.5°C

St Helens Ap
Hottest

13.8°C

Luncheon Hill

14.9°C

Eddystone Point

16.3°C

Launceston

16.4°C

King Island Ap

5.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.1°C

Liawenee

-3.6°C

Liawenee

-6.0°C

Liawenee

-6.0°C

Liawenee

N 38km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

64km/h

Eddystone Point

55km/h

Eddystone Point

42km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.0mm

Fern Tree

10.0mm

Mt Wellington

0.8mm

Cape Bruny

0.8mm

Cape Bruny
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
(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
6 14 60% < 1mm Nil WSW 13 78 WNW 10 59
Clearing shower
5 13 20% < 1mm Slight S 4 89 SW 7 57
Clearing shower
5 14 40% < 1mm Slight WSW 12 69 ESE 10 46
Mostly sunny
3 14 50% < 1mm Moderate SSW 15 66 SE 14 59
Clearing shower
4 13 40% < 1mm Slight SSW 16 67 SE 11 59
Frost then sunny
1 15 50% < 1mm High N 2 91 SSE 4 46
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