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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Widespread cloud. Mild throughout.

  • Monday Mostly clear and warm throughout. The odd coastal shower in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Hot in the north and east. Very windy. Showers increasing from the west.

  • Wednesday Frequent showers in the west, mostly dry east. Cool in the west, milder in the east.

  • Thursday Windy with showers in the west.. Mostly sunny in the east. Mild throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12

23.3°C

Launceston
Hottest

31.8°C

Friendly Beach

25.2°C

Fingal

24.8°C

St Helens Ap

31.8°C

Friendly Beach

7.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-1.0°C

Liawenee

4.0°C

Mt Wellington

-2.0°C

Liawenee

-2.0°C

Liawenee

ESE 38km/h

Swan Island
Windiest

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is

88km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.0mm

Strahan Ap

2.0mm

Mt Read

5.0mm

Cape Bruny

4.0mm

Mt Read
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 %
Possible shower
14 22 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
13 24 40% < 1mm Nil NW 18 52 WNW 21 43
Cloudy
10 25 60% < 1mm Nil NW 14 65 NW 24 49
Mostly sunny
13 24 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
13 22 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 21 78 NW 30 61
Mostly sunny
11 24 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of Perth's Carols by Candlelight

12:42 EDT

Major events across Perth and the state's South West, including Carols by Candlelight at Langley Park, have been cancelled as people are warned to brace for a severe and unseasonable storm with damaging winds of up to 100 kilometres an hour.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.

Heat headed for Adelaide

10:48 EDT

After a cool start to summer, Adelaide sweltered through back-to-back days in the high thirties last week and more is on the way.