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Tasmanian Weather

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Sat 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Showers in west and south, mainly light. The odd shower inland. Dry in northeast.

  • Sunday Light showers in west and south clearing. Dry elsewhere. Wind becoming lighter.

  • Monday The odd light shower in the south. Mostly sunny. Gentle winds.

  • Tuesday Warm in the north, mild in the south. Northerly winds increasing.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

12.5°C

Dennes Point
Hottest

24.8°C

Hobart

24.8°C

Dover

20.0°C

St Helens Ap

26.8°C

Bushy Park

2.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

4.9°C

Mt Wellington

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington
 

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington

NW 66km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

103km/h

Mt Read

122km/h

Mt Wellington

96km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.4mm

Barrington

88.8mm

Mount Victoria
 

88.8mm

Mount Victoria
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 %
Windy with showers
12 18 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
14 19 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 32 50 W 41 44
Showers easing
15 21 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 28 62 W 34 45
Possible shower
15 21 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
10 18 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 37 70 W 44 59
Possible shower
15 21 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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