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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 10:48 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain becoming light in the afternoon. Gusty westerly winds, strongest along the coast.

  • Thursday Rain developing, heaviest in the west. Gusty westerly winds, strongest along the coast.

  • Friday Wind and showers easing. Mostly cool and cloudy.

  • Saturday Rain developing late in the north and west. Mostly cool and cloudy.

  • Sunday Cold and gusty showers throughout the day. Snowfalls possible over the ranges.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05 Tue 23/05

16.3°C

St Helens Ap
Hottest

19.8°C

St Helens Ap

21.1°C

Hobart Ap

20.0°C

Flinders Island

21.8°C

Hobart Ap

2.3°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

0.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

4.7°C

Butlers Gorge

2.0°C

Mt Wellington

-4.6°C

Liawenee

NW 70km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

70km/h

Mt Wellington

83km/h

Mt Read

79km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.6mm

Tasman Island

10.2mm

Luncheon Hill

23.0mm

Mt Read

23.2mm

Mt Read
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
8 14 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
7 13 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 19 72 NW 22 58
Showers easing
5 13 60% 1-5mm Slight NNW 10 90 NW 20 67
Showers
6 14 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
6 12 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 25 86 NW 31 78
Possible shower
5 14 50% < 1mm Slight - - - -
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Weather News

Sydney wakes to rare rumble

13:00 EST

Sydneysiders were woken up this morning by a loud bang that may have been caused by a rare type of lightning.

Fog blankets parts of south-east Queensland

09:37 EST

A number of flights have been delayed at Brisbane airport as fog again covers parts of south-east Queensland.

Perth finally sees string of wet days

16:21 EST

Perth has received more rain during the last four days than the last two and a half months combined.