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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 10:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Strong southwesterly flow. Snow on highlands. Showers about west and south coast.

  • Wednesday Showers throughout, heaviest in the west. Strong southwesterly flow.

  • Thursday Showers along the west coast. Cool throughout, light winds.

  • Friday Mostly sunny with light winds. Cool throughout.

  • Saturday . .

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/08 Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09

12.6°C

Eddystone Point
Hottest

19.4°C

Scotts Peak Dam

20.0°C

Swansea

20.0°C

Swansea

20.0°C

Swansea

-1.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-1.9°C

Ouse

2.7°C

Maydena

-3.0°C

Mt Wellington

-3.0°C

Mt Wellington

S 55km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

72km/h

Mt Read

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

77km/h

Maria Is
-

0.4mm last hr

Mt Wellington
Wettest

13.2mm

Strathgordon

15.2mm

Strahan Ap

14.0mm

Mt Read

14.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

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
8 15 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 11 72 NW 14 65
Mostly sunny
5 17 10% < 1mm Slight NNW 16 64 N 9 39
Mostly sunny
2 17 5% < 1mm Moderate N 2 82 NW 10 50
Mostly sunny
5 16 5% < 1mm Slight W 9 71 NNE 12 56
Mostly sunny
3 14 50% < 1mm Moderate NW 8 90 WNW 13 60
Mostly sunny
5 16 10% < 1mm Slight W 9 67 ENE 9 54
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