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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Showers in the northwest. Partly cloudy with light winds.

  • Tuesday Showers state wide. Gusty cold westerly airflow.

  • Wednesday Showers clearing in the evening. Gusty westerly winds tending northerly late.

  • Thursday Showers and storms, heaviest in the north. Windy conditions easing throughout the day.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 23/09 Sat 24/09 Sun 25/09

11.6°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

19.9°C

Scotts Peak Dam

20.6°C

Strahan Ap

19.0°C

St Helens Ap

22.8°C

Swansea

-1.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

0.2°C

Liawenee

-0.1°C

Mt Read
 

-6.8°C

Liawenee

NNW 33km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

64km/h

Mt Read

79km/h

Mt Hartz

87km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Loongana

26.6mm

Gray
 

64.6mm

Luncheon Hill
Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

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 %
Possible shower
5 14 80% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 16 50% < 1mm Slight NNW 11 53 E 10 41
Mostly sunny
2 15 60% < 1mm Moderate NNW 2 69 NW 14 59
Mostly sunny
5 16 60% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Clearing shower
6 14 90% 1-5mm Nil N 13 71 NNW 17 68
Mostly sunny
3 16 50% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
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Weather News

NSW weather: Forbes residents warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

18:18 EST

The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.

NSW Weather: Forbes farmers brace for extensive crop losses from flooding

16:59 EST

Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.

Rain and Cold strike Perth

13:48 EST

Southwestern parts of Western Australia have had rain of up to 24mm of rain this morning as another cold front swept over the region.