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Wed 10:16 EST
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Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers developing in the west. Warmer with increasing northwesterlies.

  • Thursday Northerly winds weakening in the evening. Showers and rain spreading eastward.

  • Friday Chance shower or two in west and north. Generally sunny and mild throughout.

  • Saturday Rain & showers increasing, mainly for north & west. Northwesterly winds strengthening.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/09 Mon 18/09 Tue 19/09

13.0°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

17.8°C

Hobart Ap

22.0°C

Swansea

17.0°C

Eddystone Point

22.0°C

Swansea

0.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.2°C

Mt Read

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington

-4.0°C

Mt Wellington

-8.0°C

Liawenee

NNW 33km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

96km/h

Mt Wellington

109km/h

Cape Grim

98km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.4mm

Tim Shea

33.2mm

Quamby Bluff

14.0mm

Mt Read

14.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

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