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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Patchy showers in the afternoon and evening. Becoming windy in the north and southeast.

  • Thursday Showers and storms, heaviest in the north. Windy conditions easing throughout the day.

  • Friday Showers throughout, heavy in northwest and east. Cool with light to moderate winds.

  • Saturday Showers, heaviest in the northwest. Strong westerly winds in the north and west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 25/09 Mon 26/09 Tue 27/09

12.1°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

18.7°C

St Helens Ap

17.5°C

Scotts Peak Dam

18.0°C

Hobart

22.8°C

Swansea

-0.1°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-4.3°C

Liawenee

-4.0°C

Liawenee
 

-6.8°C

Liawenee

W 27km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

87km/h

Mt Hartz

44km/h

Low Rocky Point

64km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.2mm

Eddystone Point

11.6mm

Fingal
 

64.6mm

Luncheon Hill
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup 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
06:30 EST
SW 9 13 9.7 6.0 8.4 78 1 3.6 1010.4
06:40 EST
NNE 11 13 7.5 6.3 5.5 92 1 0.8 1009.9
06:40 EST
W 9 15 9.2 4.7 7.9 73 2 0.2 1009.3
06:40 EST
W 28 35 2.8 2.1 -2.6 95 1 1.2 -
06:40 EST
W 4 7 0.8 0.7 -3.1 99 1 0.0 1008.8
06:40 EST
WSW 9 11 4.5 3.3 2.3 92 1 0.0 -
06:40 EST
N 2 2 8.9 8.1 8.9 95 1 0.0 -
06:40 EST
- 0 0 8.7 7.2 8.7 90 1 0.6 1010.6
06:40 EST
WNW 19 22 12.1 10.2 10.1 88 1 0.2 1011.5
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