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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold winds, showers, small hail & highland snow. Wind, showers and snow easing later.

  • Wednesday Cold morning. Frost then dry day for most inland. Light showers about west and south coasts.

  • Thursday Cold morning. Frost then dry day for most inland. Light showers about west coasts.

  • Friday Cold morning. Frost then dry day for most inland. Light showers in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 27/05 Sun 28/05 Mon 29/05

14.0°C

Low Head
Hottest

18.4°C

Flinders Island

14.3°C

Launceston

15.0°C

Bridport

21.8°C

Hobart Ap

0.8°C

Mt Read
Coldest

0.1°C

Ouse

-1.9°C

Liawenee
 

-4.6°C

Liawenee

NNW 57km/h

Low Head
Windiest

109km/h

Devonport Ap

77km/h

Mt Wellington

116km/h

Cape Grim
-

0.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

41.4mm

Mt Read

22.6mm

Mt Read
 

142.0mm

Pyengana
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 %
Mostly sunny
8 15 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 14 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 13 84 WNW 18 79
Mostly sunny
7 15 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 14 78 WNW 16 60
Sunny
5 16 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Sunny
5 16 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
1 15 5% < 1mm High W 1 91 WNW 9 64
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13:09 EST

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11:25 EST

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06:43 EST

Sri Lankan rescuers yesterday continued the grim task of retrieving more bodies, buried beneath deadly mudslides triggered by monsoonal downpours which dumped a month's rain in single day.