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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 10:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Late showers in the west, partly cloudy elsewhere. Cool in the west, mild in the east.

  • Saturday Cool-to-mild throughout, coldest in the south. Light showers, mainly in the west.

  • Sunday Widespread cloud. Mild throughout.

  • Monday Mostly clear and warm throughout. The odd coastal shower in the NE.

  • Tuesday Hot in the north and east. Very windy. Showers increasing from the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12

23.8°C

Ouse
Hottest

28.8°C

Fingal

31.7°C

Strahan Ap

31.8°C

Friendly Beach

31.8°C

Friendly Beach

13.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

5.0°C

Butlers Gorge

10.8°C

Mt Wellington

-1.0°C

Liawenee

-1.0°C

Liawenee

NNW 59km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

70km/h

Tasman Island

85km/h

Mt Wellington

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Scotts Peak Dam

5.4mm

Scotts Peak Dam

3.0mm

Strahan Ap

3.4mm

Strahan Ap
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Cloudy
16 22 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 28 20% < 1mm Nil NE 11 65 NNW 15 45
Mostly sunny
14 26 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 58 E 17 48
Mostly sunny
15 24 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 26 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 28 10% < 1mm Nil N 6 72 N 13 51
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.