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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Showers, predominately in west. Cool to cold throughout.

  • Friday Chance coastal showers in east. Partly cloudy and cool.

  • Saturday Rain clearing the east, showers in the west. Cool and breezy.

  • Sunday Cool to cold with strong westerly winds. Showers, mostly confined to the west.

  • Monday A few showers in the west. Mostly sunny and mild otherwise.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 29/08 Tue 30/08 Wed 31/08

18.5°C

St Helens Ap
Hottest

17.8°C

King Island Ap

17.6°C

Low Rocky Point

19.6°C

Dover

18.5°C

St Helens Ap

2.2°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-3.7°C

Liawenee

0.3°C

Lake Leake

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

NW 61km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

64km/h

Mt Read

83km/h

Mt Read

75km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Mathinna

30.0mm

Latrobe

30.0mm

Mt Read

29.8mm

Mt Read
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 %
Mostly sunny
6 15 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 13 90% 1-5mm Nil W 12 92 W 12 71
Possible shower
9 15 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 18 71 W 17 47
Late shower
6 17 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
6 17 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 17 30% < 1mm Slight NW 3 94 WNW 12 55
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