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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Heavy rain and showers in the west. Strong and gusty SW'ly winds throughout.

  • Friday Rain clearing. Gusty winds in the west and south.

  • Saturday Light showers in the northwest and southeast. Winds easing throughout.

  • Sunday Windy and cold. Rain and storms with possible snow.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 02/05 Tue 03/05 Wed 04/05

16.7°C

Bushy Park
Hottest

18.9°C

Bicheno

20.1°C

Flinders Island

16.0°C

Swan Island

20.1°C

Flinders Island

5.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

1.4°C

Mt Wellington

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington

6.0°C

Maydena

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington

NW 68km/h

Low Rocky Point
Windiest

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

114km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.6mm last hr

Strahan Ap
Wettest

51.4mm

Savage River

41.4mm

Mount Victoria

0.4mm

Maydena

0.4mm

Maydena
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 %
Showers easing
8 17 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
10 17 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 22 73 WSW 33 56
Clearing shower
8 18 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 18 90 W 24 64
Clearing shower
9 18 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 15 90% 10-20mm Nil WSW 24 89 SW 34 75
Possible shower
8 19 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:02 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Wet start for the dry season

14:15 EST

After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.