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Wed 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

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

  • Friday Rain clearing. Gusty winds in the west and south.

  • Saturday Light showers in the northwest and southeast. Winds easing throughout.

  • Sunday Windy and cold. Rain and storms with possible snow.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 02/05 Tue 03/05 Wed 04/05

16.2°C

Swan Island
Hottest

18.9°C

Bicheno

20.1°C

Flinders Island

16.0°C

Swan Island

20.1°C

Flinders Island

4.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

1.4°C

Mt Wellington

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington
 

-2.5°C

Mt Wellington

NNW 77km/h

Low Rocky Point
Windiest

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

114km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.2mm last hr

Strahan Ap
Wettest

51.4mm

Savage River

41.4mm

Mount Victoria
 

64.0mm

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

Tasmania Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday May 5, 2016
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mm Hours
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