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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Light showers in the west. Dry in the east. Cool throughout.

  • Wednesday Patchy showers across the north. Driest east. Cool throughout with many light winds.

  • Thursday Breezy with rain and showers in the N & W. Mostly with sunny intervals in the SE.

  • Friday Cloudy and cool after cold morning. Gusty showers developing in west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
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Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

Tasmania Monthly Summaries

September 2018
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.3 -0.3 13.3 -0.2 35.8 45
7.0 +0.8 14.4 -0.0 110.2 72
7.1 +0.7 16.3 +1.1 17.2 32
1.5 -0.5 7.9 -0.8 62.0 61
-0.7 -0.3 8.2 -0.9 90.6 75
2.3 -1.0 15.5 +0.1 13.8 29
4.5 -0.8 15.7 -0.0 34.6 52
8.4 -0.0 14.6 -0.1 38 32.4 38
8.1 +0.5 15.2 +0.0 25.2 40
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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