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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Cool morning, warm at night. Northerly winds increasing. Light showers in W.

  • Thursday Gusty rainfall and storms. Strong E/NE Winds.

  • Friday Strong S winds, cool throughout. Showers easing.

  • Saturday Light showers in the west. Dry in the east. Strong winds in the south.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12

17.4°C

Dunalley
Hottest

26.8°C

Bushy Park

25.9°C

Friendly Beach

22.0°C

St Helens Ap

26.8°C

Bushy Park

5.1°C

Mt Read
Coldest

3.7°C

Mt Read

-0.1°C

Butlers Gorge

5.0°C

Lake Leake

-1.1°C

Butlers Gorge

NW 57km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

124km/h

Mt Wellington

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is

74km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.4mm

Mt Read

10.8mm

Tasman Island

0.2mm

Low Rocky Point

0.0mm

Lake Leake
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

Station
(group 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
11 19 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Cloud increasing
11 23 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 19 52 NW 18 39
Mostly sunny
10 20 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 13 66 NW 20 62
Mostly sunny
11 21 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
11 20 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 23 83 NNW 29 70
Mostly sunny
10 22 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.