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Fri 15:29 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday A few showers, mainly in the west and south. Partly cloudy in east but generally dry.

  • Saturday Showers about the west and south. Drier over the north and east. Gusty winds.

  • Sunday Showers throughout, heaviest in the northwest. Gusty winds, strongest in the west and mountains.

  • Monday Gusty and heavy showers over the northwest. Drier over the southeast. Cold throughout.

  • Tuesday Gusty westerly winds. Showers throughout, heaviest over western parts.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 01/09 Wed 02/09 Thu 03/09

16.9°C

St Helens Ap
Hottest

16.3°C

Launceston

16.7°C

King Island Ap

17.1°C

Launceston

18.0°C

St Helens Ap

2.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-5.8°C

Liawenee

-1.5°C

Mt Wellington

-5.1°C

Liawenee

-5.8°C

Liawenee

NW 75km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

42km/h

Cape Grim

70km/h

Cape Grim

90km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.8mm

Rotherwood

8.6mm

Maatsuyker Is

4.0mm

Fern Tree

3.0mm

Mt Read
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 2015
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
23 6.6 -2.0 23 11.8 -1.6 27 0.0 0
23 2.4 -3.8 12.8 -1.6 1.0 1
4.2 -2.2 14.3 -0.8 122 1.8 3
0.1 -1.8 6.5 -2.1 17 7.4 7
13 -3.3 -2.8 9.0 +0.0 13 0.0 0
1.6 -1.7 14.8 -0.6 115 0.0 0
34 2.8 -2.5 16.1 +0.4 34 0.0 0
7.4 -1.0 13.8 -1.0 36 0.0 0
52 2.3 -5.3 13.9 -1.2 71 0.0 0
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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