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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 18:57 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers in the south, mostly sunny inland. Southwesterlies easing.

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

  • Thursday Showers throughout, heaviest in the N and W. 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.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/05 Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05

12.5°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

18.8°C

Triabunna

21.9°C

Flinders Island

16.0°C

Bicheno

22.5°C

Bicheno

-2.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-1.4°C

Lake Leake

2.0°C

Mt Read

-1.8°C

Mt Wellington

-2.6°C

Mt Wellington

W 38km/h

Dunalley
Windiest

85km/h

Mt Read

114km/h

Cape Grim

111km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Lake Leake

33.6mm

Mt Read

39.0mm

Mt Read

39.0mm

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 %
Cloudy
5 14 50% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Clearing shower
7 12 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 10 81 WSW 17 74
Showers
7 14 50% 1-5mm Nil WSW 12 75 WSW 16 62
Showers
5 14 40% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Showers
6 14 50% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
2 14 40% < 1mm Moderate S 2 88 S 7 69
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Weather News

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A Goldfields land sailor says he has broken the world land sailing record for the mini land yacht category, reaching a new speed of 110 kilometres an hour.

Wet week for NSW

13:50 EST

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

Power restored after storm blacks out thousands of WA homes

13:47 EST

Thousands of properties in Western Australia have had their power supplies restored after a second storm in four days, with the cold front passing without serious incident.