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Tasmanian Weather

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Sun 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Colder. Windy & showers, mainly south and ranges. Just the odd shower in southeast.

  • Monday Rain in the west, showers elsewhere. Moderate westerlies, stonger along coasts.

  • Tuesday Showers in the north and west. Mild, moderate winds.

  • Wednesday Rain over central/northern parts. Gusty S winds. Cool throughout.

  • Thursday Windy with showers throughout. Cold with highland snow.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 21/09 Fri 22/09 Sat 23/09

12.6°C

Hobart Ap
Hottest

22.6°C

Friendly Beach

23.2°C

Flinders Island

25.0°C

Flinders Island

25.0°C

Flinders Island

1.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.5°C

Liawenee

2.6°C

Mt Wellington

1.4°C

Mt Wellington

-8.0°C

Liawenee

NW 59km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

90km/h

Mt Wellington

100km/h

Mt Read
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.2mm

South Queenstown

16.8mm

Scotts Peak Dam

51.2mm

Mt Read

51.0mm

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

Tasmania Rainfall Bulletin

Sunday September 24, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) 5.6 24
FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) 0.4 24
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 9.6 24
KING ISLAND AIRPORT 3.6 24
LIAWENEE 12.2 24
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) 5.8 24
STRAHAN AERODROME 20.0 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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Weather News

Much needed rain for Perth

13:22 EST

A complex low pressure system and cold front are affecting the southwestern parts of the country in coming days, leading to some welcome if gusty showers over Perth.

Records smashed under summer-like heat

11:55 EST

Over 100 different stations have had their hottest September day or night in at least a decade, including new state records in New South Wales and Victoria.

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.