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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Thu 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Heavy rain and showers in the west. Strong and gusty SW'ly winds throughout.

  • Friday Rain clearing. Gusty winds in the west and south.

  • Saturday Light showers in the northwest and southeast. Winds easing throughout.

  • Sunday Windy and cold. Rain and storms with possible snow.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 02/05 Tue 03/05 Wed 04/05

16.3°C

Low Head
Hottest

18.9°C

Bicheno

20.1°C

Flinders Island

16.0°C

Swan Island

20.1°C

Flinders Island

5.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

1.4°C

Mt Wellington

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington
 

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington

NW 72km/h

Low Rocky Point
Windiest

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

114km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.4mm

Savage River

41.4mm

Mount Victoria
 

64.0mm

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 %
Showers
10 19 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
12 18 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 9 93 NNW 15 82
Possible shower
14 22 90% 10-20mm Nil N 12 83 N 14 68
Showers
12 20 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 21 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
12 20 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 8 100 NW 14 82
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Weather News

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:02 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Wet start for the dry season

14:15 EST

After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.