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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 10:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Rain, mainly during the day. Mostly dry in the evening.

  • Friday Showers clearing in the west and south. Gusty winds along the south coast.

  • Saturday Showers turning to rain in the west and south. Strong coastal winds.

  • Sunday Showers, mainly in the southwest. Cool and breezy southwesterlies.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 16/10 Tue 17/10 Wed 18/10

21.6°C

Fingal
Hottest

28.0°C

Campania

30.1°C

Campania

32.6°C

Campania

32.6°C

Campania

10.1°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

0.3°C

Butlers Gorge

4.5°C

Cressy

8.9°C

Cressy

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington

NNW 40km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

55km/h

Cape Grim

72km/h

Mt Wellington

87km/h

Cape Grim
-

6.0mm last hr

Scottsdale
Wettest

0.4mm

Cressy

0.4mm

Cape Grim

13.0mm

Cape Sorell

13.0mm

Luncheon Hill
Tasmania's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.6°C at
Hobart in 1987
Lowest -2.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1962
Highest 20.6°C at
Flinders Island in 1977
Lowest -9.5°C at
Mt Wellington in 1990
Highest 154.4mm at
Cradle Valley in 1981

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
9 18 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 20 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 64 W 18 53
Late shower
7 22 20% < 1mm Nil NW 3 76 NW 13 55
Late shower
8 20 20% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
9 16 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 9 94 WNW 18 88
Possible shower
8 22 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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