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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Possible showers in the south and east. Windy with showers in the north and west.

  • 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
Sun 01/05 Mon 02/05 Tue 03/05

15.8°C

Swan Island
Hottest

19.6°C

Friendly Beach

18.9°C

Bicheno

20.1°C

Flinders Island

20.1°C

Flinders Island

2.1°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.8°C

Mt Wellington

1.4°C

Mt Wellington

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington

N 83km/h

Scotts Peak Dam
Windiest

138km/h

Cape Grim

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.6mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

64.0mm

Mt Read

51.4mm

Savage River

41.4mm

Mount Victoria

35.4mm

Warra
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 easing
8 17 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 15 90% 10-20mm Nil WSW 24 88 SW 33 77
Clearing shower
10 17 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 20 71 SW 30 57
Clearing shower
9 18 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 19 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
8 18 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 18 91 WSW 24 70
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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.