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Mon 11:27 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Light showers Bass Strait & north & east coasts. Mostly sunny inland with gentle winds.

  • Tuesday Cold morning then generally dry with gentle winds. Showers Bass Strait & northwest coast.

  • Wednesday Cold morning then generally dry with gentle winds. Light showers Bass Strait & northwest coast.

  • Thursday Cold morning then generally dry with gentle winds. Light showers Bass Strait.

  • Friday Cold morning then generally dry with gentle winds. Light showers Bass Strait & north coast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05

14.2°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

14.7°C

Burnie

15.2°C

Bridport

15.6°C

Burnie

22.5°C

Bicheno

2.5°C

Mt Hartz
Coldest

-1.7°C

Lake St Clair

-1.4°C

Lake Leake

-6.0°C

Liawenee

-6.0°C

Liawenee

S 27km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

57km/h

Eddystone Point

72km/h

Cape Grim

61km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.2mm

Swan Island

21.4mm

Cape Sorell

8.0mm

Cape Bruny

10.0mm

Dover
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 30, 2016
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
STRAHAN AERODROME 0.2 24
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 0.6 -
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) 0.8 24
LIAWENEE 0.2 24
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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