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Sun 16:32 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Windy with showers, heaviest in the northeast. Cold and cloudy day.

  • Monday Possible gales in the west. Cloud, showers and rain increasing.

  • Tuesday Showers throughout, heavy and frequent in the west. Strong westerlies.

  • Wednesday Possible showers in the south and east. Windy with showers in the north and west.

  • Thursday Heavy rain and showers in the west. Strong and gusty SW'ly winds throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 28/04 Fri 29/04 Sat 30/04

14.4°C

Swan Island
Hottest

25.1°C

Flinders Island

26.1°C

Flinders Island

24.0°C

Flinders Island

20.0°C

Friendly Beach

2.1°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

1.9°C

Butlers Gorge

3.0°C

Butlers Gorge

5.8°C

Mt Wellington

2.0°C

Mt Wellington

WSW 100km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

70km/h

Mt Wellington

87km/h

Mt Wellington

100km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

17.4mm

Mt Read

38.8mm

Quamby Bluff

34.2mm

Lorinna

33.8mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 27.4°C at
Flinders Island in 1997
Lowest -3.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1968
Highest 17.7°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -10.5°C at
Liawenee in 2006
Highest 153.7mm at
Bicheno in 1969

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 %
Clearing shower
8 17 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
9 16 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 30 78 WNW 30 64
Possible shower
11 18 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 28 57 WNW 28 41
Clearing shower
10 19 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
9 20 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers easing
8 17 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 18 80 NW 22 57
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