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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in the north and west. Partly cloud and dry in the east.

  • Thursday Gusty and cloudy across the north. Cold throughout. Showers developing in the northeast.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly in the west and south. Partly cloudy in east but dry. Cool to cold.

  • Saturday Showers about the west and south. Drier over the north and east. Gusty winds.

  • Sunday Showers throughout, heaviest in the northwest. Gusty winds, strongest in the west and mountains.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08 Tue 01/09

15.5°C

St Helens Ap
Hottest

13.8°C

Luncheon Hill

14.9°C

Eddystone Point

16.3°C

Launceston

16.4°C

King Island Ap

4.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.1°C

Liawenee

-3.6°C

Liawenee

-6.0°C

Liawenee

-6.0°C

Liawenee

NW 44km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

64km/h

Eddystone Point

55km/h

Eddystone Point

42km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.0mm

Fern Tree

10.0mm

Mt Wellington

0.8mm

Cape Bruny

0.8mm

Cape Bruny
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 %
Rain
3 12 50% < 1mm Moderate ENE 10 85 NE 10 75
Rain developing
2 13 90% 5-10mm Moderate NNE 8 89 NW 8 72
Rain developing
4 14 90% 1-5mm Slight NNW 9 77 SSW 7 52
Rain developing
4 14 60% < 1mm Slight NW 11 81 NNW 18 59
Rain developing
2 14 90% 1-5mm Moderate NW 8 83 NNW 10 59
Rain developing
1 14 60% < 1mm High N 1 93 NNW 11 62
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