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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Rain in north becoming heavy and spreading south. Becoming windier, mainly north and east.

  • Saturday Light showers clearing. Brisk wind easing. Dry in north, centre and east.

  • Sunday Cool morning. Mild day. Becoming mostly sunny. Gentle winds. Coastal sea breezes.

  • Monday Cloud and warmer northerly winds increasing. Rain developing in north. Generally dry in south.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01

18.1°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

29.1°C

Fingal

23.3°C

St Helens Ap

23.0°C

Launceston

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

4.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

2.0°C

Mt Wellington

-2.7°C

Liawenee
 

-2.7°C

Liawenee

ENE 51km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

105km/h

Mt Hartz

90km/h

Mt Wellington

75km/h

Mt Read
-

9.4mm last hr

St Helens Ap
Wettest

10.2mm

Catamaran

2.2mm

Warra
 

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
(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 %
Possible shower
15 21 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
13 19 80% 1-5mm Nil W 36 82 W 41 60
Possible shower
16 21 40% < 1mm Nil W 28 61 W 41 47
Clearing shower
17 25 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
17 24 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
17 22 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 25 74 W 31 40
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Weather News

Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

18:03 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.