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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 10:51 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Rain/showers developing north and east. Gusty winds west and north. Mild to warm.

  • Saturday Very heavy rain in the north, mainly NE. Patchy showers elsewhere. Mild throughout.

  • Sunday Cloudy and cool with showers/storms. Windy in east with heavier showers/storms later.

  • Monday Rain/showers easing throughout the day. Warm in the north, gutsy northwest.

  • Tuesday A few light showers in the northwest and southeast. Warm throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 11/12 Wed 12/12 Thu 13/12

27.0°C

Strahan Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

27.5°C

Scotts Peak Dam
Avg: Rec:

32.5°C

Scotts Peak Dam
Avg: Rec:

33.0°C

Scotts Peak Dam
Avg: Rec:

33.9°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:

9.8°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

3.2°C

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:

7.7°C

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:

6.0°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-1.8°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

E 46km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

79km/h

Cape Grim

92km/h

Tasman Island

77km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

NUGENT (TWILIGHT VALLEY TBRG)
Avg: Rec:
- -

9.6mm

Melbourne Bay
Avg: Rec:
- -

37.2mm

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:

37.2mm

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

Tasmania Monthly Summaries

December 2018
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.8 +0.9 18.8 +1.4 44.0 93
9.9 +0.2 21.5 +2.2 46.2 47
12.4 +1.6 22.4 +2.0 12.4 22
20 7.2 +2.0 20 18.5 +3.5 20 26.6 32
15 5.4 +1.6 18.3 +1.9 20.6 32
31 10.4 +1.7 22.7 +1.1 6.6 13
36 12.4 +1.6 24.7 +2.2 8.0 17
12.1 +1.1 20.8 +1.9 43.6 101
53 13.9 +2.0 21.4 +1.1 51.8 90
10  
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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