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Tasmanian Weather

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Mon 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Possible gales in the west. Cloud, showers and rain increasing.

  • Tuesday Showers throughout, heavy and frequent in the west. Strong westerlies.

  • Wednesday Possible showers in the south and east. Windy with showers in the north and west.

  • Thursday Heavy rain and showers in the west. Strong and gusty SW'ly winds throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 29/04 Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05

14.2°C

Cape Grim
Hottest

26.1°C

Flinders Island

24.0°C

Flinders Island

20.0°C

Friendly Beach

20.0°C

Friendly Beach

1.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

3.0°C

Butlers Gorge

5.8°C

Mt Wellington
 

5.8°C

Mt Wellington

W 64km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

87km/h

Mt Wellington

100km/h

Eddystone Point

138km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

38.8mm

Quamby Bluff

34.2mm

Lorinna

12.0mm

Low Rocky Point

34.2mm

Lorinna
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

Tasmania Rainfall Bulletin

Monday May 2, 2016
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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