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Tasmanian Weather

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Mon 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Light showers about the southeast and west. Cold throughout.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny after a chilly start. Chance of early shower or two in the east.

  • Wednesday Showers in the north and west. Partly cloud and dry in the east.

  • Thursday Gusty and cloudy across the north. Showers developing in the northeast.

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

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08 Sun 30/08

13.9°C

Devonport Ap
Hottest

13.7°C

Burnie

15.1°C

Burnie

14.0°C

Swan Island

20.0°C

Swansea

0.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-2.8°C

Mt Wellington

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington

-11.1°C

Liawenee

SSE 35km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

88km/h

Cape Grim

64km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

50.4mm

Judbury

20.0mm

Mt Lloyd

7.0mm

Mt Hartz

50.4mm

Judbury
Tasmania's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 25.0°C at
Campania in 2006
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 2005
Highest 16.1°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -11.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1974
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

Tasmania Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
15:30 EST
W 11 13 9.9 4.5 8.3 69 2 0.0 1019.0
15:50 EST
WSW 11 13 11.5 2.8 10.3 55 4 0.0 1018.8
15:50 EST
SSW 15 24 10.7 5.0 8.8 68 2 0.2 1019.0
15:50 EST
E 9 11 3.8 3.4 1.5 97 1 0.6 -
15:50 EST
SE 7 9 4.1 -0.3 2.4 73 1 0.0 1016.7
15:50 EST
SW 15 20 10.7 4.4 8.8 65 3 0.0 -
15:50 EST
S 17 20 13.3 4.4 11.8 55 4 0.0 -
15:50 EST
WNW 13 17 11.2 4.7 9.6 64 3 0.0 1019.3
15:50 EST
WSW 17 20 11.9 6.0 10.0 67 3 0.0 1017.4
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