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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Rain developing in the evening. Warm throughout.

  • Sunday Cloudy and cool with showers in the west and south. Mild and partly cloudy in the north and east.

  • Monday Light winds and mostly sunny statewide. Warmer and mainly dry.

  • Tuesday Gusty showers spreading from the west. Cloudy and cool throughout.

  • Wednesday Showers mainly in the west, partly cloudy east. Northwesterly winds strengthening in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/04 Thu 19/04 Fri 20/04

19.3°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

17.9°C

Eddystone Point

19.0°C

Swan Island

20.7°C

Launceston

26.5°C

Campania

11.7°C

Cressy
Coldest

-1.3°C

Liawenee

-3.9°C

Liawenee

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge

-5.2°C

Liawenee

ENE 27km/h

King Island Ap
Windiest

61km/h

Mt Hartz

44km/h

Maatsuyker Is

50km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.4mm

Maatsuyker Is

1.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

0.4mm

Marrawah

0.4mm

Marrawah
Tasmania's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 32.0°C at
Campania in 2005
Lowest -2.4°C at
Mt Wellington in 1963
Highest 21.8°C at
Flinders Island in 1994
Lowest -7.7°C at
Liawenee in 2001
Highest 254.0mm at
Rossarden in 1960

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
10 19 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 21 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 9 74 W 7 51
Mostly sunny
9 21 20% < 1mm Nil N 2 87 NNW 10 61
Mostly sunny
10 20 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 19 20% < 1mm Nil N 8 88 WNW 12 82
Mostly sunny
9 21 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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