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Sat 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudier. Windier. Mild ahead of colder change. Showers, heaviest in north and west.

  • Sunday Colder. Windy & showers, mainly south and ranges. Just the odd shower in southeast.

  • Monday Rain in the west, showers elsewhere. Moderate westerlies, stonger along coasts.

  • Tuesday Showers in the north and west. Mild, moderate winds.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 20/09 Thu 21/09 Fri 22/09

14.3°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

17.9°C

Campania

23.0°C

Friendly Beach

19.0°C

Fingal

23.0°C

Friendly Beach

5.5°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-0.3°C

Mt Wellington

-0.5°C

Liawenee
 

-8.0°C

Liawenee

NNW 44km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

77km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.8mm

Mt Read

6.2mm

South Queenstown
 

47.4mm

Tim Shea
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
(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
6 14 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
6 13 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 15 80 WNW 26 73
Possible shower
6 15 50% 1-5mm Nil WNW 13 67 WNW 24 53
Clearing shower
6 16 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
5 16 50% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Clearing shower
4 15 50% < 1mm Slight W 8 78 W 17 56
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NSW weather: Record-breaking 40-degree temperature expected this weekend

16:24 EST

Total fire bans have been implemented across half of the state with some parts expected to hit 40 degrees Celsius for the first time in September since records began.