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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 22:00 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.

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

12.4°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

19.6°C

Friendly Beach

18.9°C

Bicheno

20.0°C

Friendly Beach

20.0°C

Friendly Beach

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.8°C

Mt Wellington

1.4°C

Mt Wellington
 

-0.8°C

Mt Wellington

NW 85km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

138km/h

Cape Grim

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

1.2mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

64.0mm

Mt Read

51.4mm

Savage River
 

64.0mm

Mt Read
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 Daily Summaries

Wednesday May 4, 2016
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

21:31 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).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.