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Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Windy with showers in the south.

  • Wednesday Cool morning, warm at night. Northerly winds increasing. Light showers in W.

  • Thursday Gusty rainfall and storms. Strong E/NE Winds.

  • Friday Strong S winds, cool throughout. Showers easing.

  • Saturday Light showers in the west. Dry in the east. Strong winds in the south.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 03/12 Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12

20.9°C

Launceston
Hottest

22.7°C

Ross

26.8°C

Bushy Park

25.9°C

Friendly Beach

26.8°C

Bushy Park

4.3°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-1.1°C

Butlers Gorge

3.7°C

Mt Read

-0.1°C

Butlers Gorge

-1.1°C

Butlers Gorge

NNW 53km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

72km/h

Maatsuyker Is

124km/h

Mt Wellington

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.2mm

Loongana

28.4mm

Mt Read

10.8mm

Tasman Island

11.0mm

Tasman Island
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

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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.