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Fri 22:05 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

15.3°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

17.9°C

Campania

23.0°C

Friendly Beach

19.0°C

Fingal

23.0°C

Friendly Beach

5.4°C

Butlers Gorge
Coldest

-0.3°C

Mt Wellington

-0.5°C

Liawenee
 

-8.0°C

Liawenee

NW 44km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

77km/h

Mt Wellington
-

0.2mm last hr

Hobart East
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
(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 %
Windy with showers
6 14 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
6 15 50% 1-5mm Nil WNW 26 61 WNW 32 52
Possible shower
4 14 50% < 1mm Slight WNW 18 69 WNW 26 53
Late shower
5 16 50% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Windy with showers
6 13 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 30 79 WNW 37 74
Late shower
5 16 50% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
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Severe storm warning for south-east Queensland cancelled after series of cells sweep through region

16:36 EST

Severe thunderstorm warnings for south-east Queensland have been cancelled after a series of small cells swept through the region.

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.