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Tasmanian Weather

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Sun 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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.

  • Wednesday Light showers over eastern parts. Dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers in the far northwest. Cool and dry in the south and east.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 25/05 Fri 26/05 Sat 27/05

13.0°C

Low Head
Hottest

18.0°C

Friendly Beach

17.1°C

Bicheno

18.4°C

Flinders Island

21.8°C

Hobart Ap

1.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.3°C

Mt Wellington

-2.0°C

Butlers Gorge

0.1°C

Ouse

-4.6°C

Liawenee

WSW 44km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

94km/h

Maatsuyker Is

92km/h

Mt Wellington

109km/h

Devonport Ap
-

0.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

23.2mm

Mt Read

1.6mm

Mt Barrow

41.0mm

Mt Read

41.4mm

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 %
Mostly sunny
8 15 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
6 13 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 13 83 WSW 15 72
Possible shower
6 14 40% < 1mm Nil W 14 71 WSW 20 57
Sunny
6 15 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 15 40% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
2 14 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 4 84 WSW 10 58
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Weather News

Early snow heading to Australian Alps

13:47 EST

A cold front is surging across southern Australia today and will reach the Alps on Sunday morning.

Adelaide's early start to winter

11:35 EST

A pair of fronts are set to bring a chilly start to winter for the South Australian capital.

Cyclone Debbie rebuild continues for 'heartbroken' north Queensland residents

09:36 EST

It has been almost two months since Tropical Cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast and many residents in the Whitsundays are still rebuilding their lives.