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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly dry in the NE, showers elsewhere. Windy. Cool in the west, mild-to-warm in the east.

  • Friday Late showers in the west, partly cloudy elsewhere. Cool in the west, mild in the east.

  • Saturday Cool-to-mild throughout, coldest in the south. Light showers, mainly in the west.

  • Sunday Widespread cloud. .

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 11/12 Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12

23.5°C

Campania
Hottest

26.4°C

Cressy

28.8°C

Fingal

31.0°C

Fingal

31.0°C

Fingal

11.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

2.0°C

Liawenee

5.0°C

Butlers Gorge
 

-0.7°C

Liawenee

NW 55km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

70km/h

Mt Hartz

70km/h

Tasman Island

85km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Low Rocky Point

0.2mm

Scotts Peak Dam
 

102.0mm

Pyengana
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

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 %
Mostly sunny
16 20 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 26 50% < 1mm Nil N 14 57 E 18 48
Mostly sunny
13 28 40% 1-5mm Nil NNE 5 72 N 14 50
Mostly sunny
15 25 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
11 25 50% < 1mm Nil NE 12 66 W 16 50
Mostly sunny
12 25 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Sydney weather: Temperatures forecast to push past 40C in western parts of the city

06:46 EDT

Temperatures in Sydney's west are expected to soar above 40 degrees Celsius today, while the city's east should be spared thanks to a sea breeze.

What is a heatwave?

15:40 EDT

A large portion of Australia is being affected by heatwave conditions this week.

Beerwah macadamia and pineapple farmers in shock over storm damage

14:26 EDT

Beerwah pineapple and macadamias farmers fear it could take years to recover from a wild storm that slammed into their properties, battering crops and buildings with cyclonic winds and damaging hail.