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Tasmanian Weather

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Mon 22:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Showers in the west, dry elsewhere. Warm in the west, very warm in the east.

  • Tuesday Patchy light rain and gusty winds. Hot in the north before afternoon change.

  • Wednesday Showers clearing in the afternoon. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Thursday Dry with clear skies throughout. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Friday Showers throughout, heaviest in the northeast. Mild in the south, warmer in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 13/01 Sat 14/01 Sun 15/01

20.3°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

28.6°C

Dunalley

26.1°C

Swansea

25.0°C

Ross

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

6.8°C

Mt Read
Coldest

3.1°C

Mt Wellington

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

2.0°C

Liawenee

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

NW 62km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

146km/h

Maatsuyker Is

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

68.0mm

Mt Read

16.8mm

Mt Read

7.0mm

Mt Read

7.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.2°C at
Scamander in 2009
Lowest 2.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 2009
Highest 25.6°C at
Risdon in 1962
Lowest -4.0°C at
Liawenee in 2000
Highest 265.0mm at
Scamander in 2011

Tasmania Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
23:30 EDT
ESE 7 9 14.2 12.4 14.0 89 1 0.0 1009.5
23:40 EDT
NW 4 6 13.3 8.8 13.3 74 2 0.0 -
23:40 EDT
ENE 9 11 14.5 11.8 14.1 84 1 0.0 1010.2
23:40 EDT
WSW 6 7 15.4 11.5 15.4 77 2 0.0 1005.6
23:40 EDT
- 0 0 15.7 13.7 15.7 88 1 0.0 1009.2
23:40 EDT
N 19 20 16.2 13.3 16.2 83 2 0.0 -
23:40 EDT
WNW 22 28 11.8 0.0 9.5 44 7 0.0 1009.8
23:40 EDT
W 39 46 8.3 6.8 3.7 90 2 0.0 -
23:40 EDT
NNE 9 11 13.7 11.0 13.2 84 1 1.0 1009.2
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Weather News

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.