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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. Areas of rain developing, moving south. Mild northerlies.

  • Sunday Showers across most of the state. Moderate NE airflow.

  • Monday Windy and cold. Rain and storms with likely snow on peaks.

  • Tuesday Strong westerlies. Showers, heaviest and most frequent in west.

  • Wednesday Gusty westerly airflow, mild in N, cool in S. Showers, heaviest in W, lighter further E.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 04/05 Thu 05/05 Fri 06/05

19.7°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

17.5°C

Campania

21.8°C

Bushy Park

21.0°C

Bicheno

21.8°C

Bushy Park

3.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-1.1°C

Mt Wellington

2.4°C

Mt Wellington

1.0°C

Liawenee

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington

NNW 33km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

114km/h

Maatsuyker Is

112km/h

Maatsuyker Is

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.8mm

Mt Read

40.2mm

South Queenstown

4.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

4.0mm

Maatsuyker Is
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
(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 %
Windy with showers
8 16 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 16 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 21 70 SW 35 60
Possible shower
10 16 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 21 93 W 24 65
Clearing shower
11 18 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
9 15 90% 5-10mm Nil S 25 92 SSW 38 76
Possible shower
9 18 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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09:41 EST

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09:22 EST

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South Australia faces heavy rain, possible flooding over weekend, weather bureau predicts

18:24 EST

Authorities are warning South Australians to brace for widespread heavy rain across the weekend, with the weather bureau forecasting up to 80 millimetres in some areas.