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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Patchy light rain and gusty winds. Hot in the north before afternoon change.

  • Wednesday Showers clearing in the afternoon. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Thursday Dry with clear skies throughout. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Friday Showers throughout, heaviest in the northeast. Mild in the south, warmer in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 14/01 Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01

17.5°C

St Helens Ap
Hottest

26.1°C

Swansea

25.0°C

Ross

27.0°C

Fingal

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

5.6°C

Butlers Gorge
Coldest

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

2.0°C

Liawenee
 

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

NNW 48km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is

100km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

16.8mm

Mt Read

7.0mm

Mt Read
 

68.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.2°C at
Scamander in 2009
Lowest 2.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 2009
Highest 25.6°C at
Risdon in 1962
Lowest -4.0°C at
Liawenee in 2000
Highest 265.0mm at
Scamander in 2011

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 %
Rain clearing
15 21 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Rain
13 20 90% 1-5mm Nil N 10 70 SSW 19 68
Rain
13 21 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 6 86 SW 12 64
Windy with rain
14 19 80% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Rain
12 20 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 8 80 SW 20 67
Rain
12 19 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.