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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Thu 14:15 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Gusty showers in the west, mostly clear north. Cold throughout, especially elevated areas.

  • Friday A few showers in the W, mostly dry in the east. Breezy W/SW winds. Cool throughout.

  • Saturday Winds increasing throughout the day. Dry and warm.

  • Sunday Windy, mostly cloudy and mild. Showers developing in the afternoon and evening.

  • Monday Showers throughought, heaviest in the north. Gusty, mild northerly winds increasing.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 22/05 Wed 23/05 Thu 24/05

9.9°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

18.2°C

Launceston

18.4°C

Launceston

17.0°C

Devonport Ap

25.3°C

Campania

-4.5°C

Liawenee
Coldest

-0.8°C

Mt Wellington

-2.9°C

Cressy
 

-4.1°C

Liawenee

SW 25km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

135km/h

Mt Wellington

111km/h

Mt Wellington

87km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.8mm

Mt Read

4.0mm

Mt Read
 

236.2mm

Mt Wellington
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 %
Possible shower
4 12 70% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Showers
6 12 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 18 70 W 16 57
Showers increasing
3 13 70% 1-5mm Moderate NW 6 90 WNW 16 64
Showers increasing
5 14 70% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Windy with showers
6 11 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 16 83 W 28 75
Showers increasing
5 13 60% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.