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Sun 15:08 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Cool. Light winds in the west and central parts. Showers in the east, dry in the west.

  • Monday Light showers in south and east. Mostly sunny inland with light winds.

  • Tuesday Showers, possibily heavy, in the southeast and E. Drier inland but cool throughout.

  • Wednesday Cold in mainly dry. Isoalted showers in the north and west.

  • Thursday A few light showers over the west coast clearing. Dry and sunny in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 26/05 Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05

11.6°C

Eddystone Point
Hottest

14.2°C

Bridport

14.7°C

Burnie

15.2°C

Bridport

22.5°C

Bicheno

1.1°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.2°C

Mt Wellington

-1.7°C

Lake St Clair

-1.4°C

Lake Leake

-5.0°C

Liawenee

S 37km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

74km/h

Eddystone Point

57km/h

Eddystone Point

72km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

56.6mm

St Helens Ap

12.2mm

Swan Island

21.4mm

Cape Sorell

21.4mm

Cape Sorell
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 Daily Summaries

Sunday May 29, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
9.5 -0.7 13 -2 2.4
1.7 -1.1 12 -3 2.8
3.7 -5.3 14 -2 0.2
6.6 -0.4 13 -1 2.8
10.0 +0.7 13 -3 0.4
1.1 -4.0 14 -2 0.0
0.5 +0.3 6 -3 0.2
2.6 -0.9 6 -3 6.0
6.6 -0.8 11 -3 16.6
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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