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Tasmanian Weather

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Sat 10:02 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Rain developing late in the north and west. Mostly cool and cloudy. Strong winds.

  • Sunday Cold and gusty showers throughout the day. Snowfalls possible over the ranges.

  • Monday Widespread showers, sunny in the far east. Mostly cool, windy along coasts.

  • Tuesday Cold. Areas of heavy rain in the west. Gusty winds throughout. Cloudy.

  • Wednesday Light showers over eastern parts. Dry and sunny elsewhere.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05 Fri 26/05

17.5°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

18.2°C

Bicheno

18.0°C

Friendly Beach

17.1°C

Bicheno

21.8°C

Hobart Ap

4.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

0.3°C

Fingal

-0.3°C

Mt Wellington

-2.0°C

Butlers Gorge

-4.6°C

Liawenee

NW 64km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

81km/h

Cape Grim

94km/h

Maatsuyker Is

92km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.4mm

Lake Margaret

23.2mm

Mt Read

1.0mm

Scotts Peak Dam

6.0mm

Sheffield
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
(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 %
Possible shower
9 16 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
8 15 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 14 76 WNW 17 63
Mostly sunny
3 14 30% < 1mm Moderate WNW 4 90 WNW 12 64
Sunny
6 15 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 14 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 14 89 NW 17 82
Mostly sunny
5 15 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
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