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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers, heaviest in the west and northwest. Gusty northwesterlies easing in the evening.

  • Thursday Heavy showers. Windy. Cold with the chance of snow on the peaks.

  • Friday Gusty showers possible in the east, heavy at times. Drier northerlies in the west.

  • Saturday Southwesterly winds increasing. Cool wiith showers along the coast.

  • Sunday Cool. Light winds in the west and central parts. Showers in the east, dry in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05

14.7°C

Low Head
Hottest

21.9°C

Flinders Island

16.0°C

Bicheno

14.9°C

Eddystone Point

22.5°C

Bicheno

3.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

2.0°C

Mt Read

-1.8°C

Mt Wellington

-5.0°C

Liawenee

-5.0°C

Liawenee

NNW 42km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

114km/h

Cape Grim

111km/h

Tasman Island

87km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.6mm

Mt Read

39.0mm

Mt Read

5.0mm

Tim Shea

3.0mm

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 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 %
Clearing shower
7 15 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
7 13 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 7 84 S 15 74
Clearing shower
7 14 70% 5-10mm Nil WSW 10 78 SSW 17 61
Showers easing
8 15 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
7 15 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
7 14 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 2 98 SSE 8 78
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Weather News

Wet week for NSW

17:41 EST

Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.

Dampened SA in for rain but also cold, strong winds

17:40 EST

Rain has fallen across a large part of South Australia during Wednesday and there is more to come, mainly on Friday, coinciding with cold, winds.

Frost snaps into gear across NSW

17:40 EST

This morning left many people wishing they could stay in bed as Jack Frost knocked on the door.