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Tue 22:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers, heaviest in the west and northwest. Gusty northwesterlies easing in the evening.

  • Thursday Showers throughout, heaviest in the N and W. Cold with the chance of snow on the peaks.

  • Friday Gusty showers possible in the east, heavy at times. Drier northerlies in the west.

  • Saturday Southwesterly winds increasing. Cool wiith showers along the coast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05

10.9°C

Cape Grim
Hottest

21.9°C

Flinders Island

16.0°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

Burnie

22.5°C

Bicheno

-3.6°C

Liawenee
Coldest

2.0°C

Mt Read

-1.8°C

Mt Wellington
 

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington

S 31km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

114km/h

Cape Grim

111km/h

Tasman Island

87km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.6mm

Mt Read

39.0mm

Mt Read
 

105.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 27.4°C at
Flinders Island in 1997
Lowest -3.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1968
Highest 17.7°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -10.5°C at
Liawenee in 2006
Highest 153.7mm at
Bicheno in 1969

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Weather News

Land sailor claims new speed world record on Lake Lefroy in Western Australia

17:33 EST

A Goldfields land sailor says he has broken the world land sailing record for the mini land yacht category, reaching a new speed of 110 kilometres an hour.

Wet week for NSW

13:50 EST

Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.

Power restored after storm blacks out thousands of WA homes

13:47 EST

Thousands of properties in Western Australia have had their power supplies restored after a second storm in four days, with the cold front passing without serious incident.