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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers developing, mainly west. Becoming colder and wind increasing.

  • Thursday Rain clearing to a cold day. Gusty northwest winds.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly south and west in morning. Becoming mostly sunny.

  • Saturday Cold and frosty morning. Light northerlies developing.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 25/06 Mon 26/06 Tue 27/06

10.2°C

Cape Sorell
Hottest

14.9°C

Bicheno

14.9°C

Melton Mowbray

14.0°C

Flinders Island

18.8°C

Campania

-0.9°C

Ouse
Coldest

-3.0°C

Cressy

-9.6°C

Liawenee
 

-9.6°C

Liawenee

W 33km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is

68km/h

Mt Hartz

50km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

31.8mm

Mt Read

15.6mm

Mt Read
 

48.6mm

Quamby Bluff
Tasmania's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.4°C at
Low Head in 1895
Lowest -4.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1973
Highest 15.9°C at
Flinders Island in 2016
Lowest -13.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 215.9mm at
Kingston in 1954

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
6 12 60% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
5 12 50% 1-5mm Slight WNW 18 74 WNW 23 55
Possible shower
3 12 40% < 1mm Moderate NW 10 97 WNW 18 63
Possible shower
5 14 40% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Showers
6 11 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 21 87 W 23 81
Mostly sunny
4 14 50% < 1mm Slight - - - -
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