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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Tue 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers throughout, heavy and frequent in the west. Strong westerlies.

  • Wednesday Possible showers in the south and east. Windy with showers in the north and west.

  • Thursday Heavy rain and showers in the west. Strong and gusty SW'ly winds throughout.

  • Friday Rain clearing . Gusty winds in the west and south .

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05 Mon 02/05

17.6°C

Swan Island
Hottest

24.0°C

Flinders Island

19.6°C

Friendly Beach

18.0°C

Friendly Beach

19.6°C

Friendly Beach

4.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

5.8°C

Mt Wellington

-0.8°C

Mt Wellington
 

-0.8°C

Mt Wellington

NW 81km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

100km/h

Eddystone Point

138km/h

Cape Grim

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

2.0mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

34.2mm

Lorinna

64.0mm

Mt Read
 

64.0mm

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 %
Possible shower
9 20 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
10 20 70% 5-10mm Nil NNW 17 81 N 23 70
Mostly sunny
9 21 40% < 1mm Nil NW 15 63 N 19 46
Late shower
9 21 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
8 22 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
7 20 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 5 87 N 14 71
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Weather News

Tasmanians warned to batten down for wet and windy weather

07:04 EST

The weather bureau is warning Tasmanians of a wet and windy week ahead, after gusts associated with a cold front caused widespread power outages overnight.

BoM issues severe weather warning for Victoria, 100kph winds predicted

06:09 EST

A severe weather warning has been issued for Victoria, with winds of up to 100 kilometres per hour predicted.

Searing heat gripping QLD

16:17 EST

Summer-like conditions continue to infiltrate into the Queensland autumn.