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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Windy with rain, mainly north and west. Just the odd brief, light shower on east coast.

  • Wednesday Rain becoming light in the afternoon. Gusty westerly winds, strongest along the coast.

  • Thursday Rain developing, heaviest in the west. Gusty westerly winds, strongest along the coast.

  • Friday Wind and showers easing. Mostly cool and cloudy.

  • Saturday Rain developing late in the north and west. Mostly cool and cloudy.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 20/05 Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05

16.8°C

Triabunna
Hottest

18.0°C

King Island Ap

19.8°C

St Helens Ap

21.1°C

Hobart Ap

21.8°C

Hobart Ap

5.1°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.1°C

Liawenee

0.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

4.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-4.6°C

Liawenee

WNW 38km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

101km/h

Mt Read

70km/h

Mt Wellington

83km/h

Mt Read
-
no rain last hr Wettest

124.4mm

St Marys

3.6mm

Tasman Island

10.2mm

Luncheon Hill

10.2mm

Luncheon Hill
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
(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 %
Rain
9 15 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Rain clearing
10 14 40% < 1mm Nil NW 24 70 NW 29 57
Rain
8 15 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 19 95 NW 24 71
Rain clearing
9 16 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 13 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 32 87 WNW 33 81
Rain clearing
9 16 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Perth finally sees string of wet days

16:21 EST

Perth has received more rain during the last four days than the last two and a half months combined.

Foggy starts as winter looms

15:46 EST

Fog is a sure sign that winter is on the way and there was plenty of it across the country this morning.

AuctionsPlus Queensland sheep listings double, due to low rainfall and rising prices

12:16 EST

The number of Queensland sheep offered in online sales has doubled week-on-week this fortnight, as producers respond to dry times and a stronger market.