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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers possible throughout, heaviest in the east. Mild in the east, cooler in the west.

  • Wednesday Chance of showers, mainly inland. Cool, light winds.

  • Thursday Cool to mild with possible showers throughout. Light winds.

  • Friday Mild to warm temperatures, dry throughout. Strong winds along the coast, light inland.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10 Mon 23/10

16.4°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

21.8°C

Orford

22.0°C

Devonport Ap

25.0°C

Launceston

32.6°C

Campania

4.7°C

Mt Read
Coldest

2.0°C

Mt Wellington

3.0°C

Mt Wellington

4.0°C

Mt Wellington

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington

WNW 31km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

81km/h

Mt Hartz

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

26.0mm

Mt Read

2.0mm

Strahan Ap

11.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

11.4mm

Maatsuyker Is
Tasmania's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.6°C at
Hobart in 1987
Lowest -2.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1962
Highest 20.6°C at
Flinders Island in 1977
Lowest -9.5°C at
Mt Wellington in 1990
Highest 154.4mm at
Cradle Valley in 1981

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
8 16 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 17 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 4 78 SSW 20 66
Possible shower
8 18 50% < 1mm Nil W 8 58 SSE 12 53
Showers
10 17 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 18 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 21 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 5 77 NNW 6 54
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