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Tue 04:48 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny after a chilly start. Chance of early shower or two in the east.

  • Wednesday Showers in the north and west. Partly cloud and dry in the east.

  • Thursday Gusty and cloudy across the north. Showers developing in the northeast.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly in the west and south. Partly cloudy in east but dry. Cool to cold.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 29/08 Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08

9.3°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

15.1°C

Burnie

13.8°C

Luncheon Hill

15.0°C

Launceston

-1.3°C

Smithton Ap
Coldest

-2.8°C

Mt Wellington

-2.1°C

Liawenee
 

SW 25km/h

Maria Is
Windiest

88km/h

Cape Grim

64km/h

Eddystone Point

55km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

20.0mm

Mt Lloyd

7.4mm

Mt Hartz
 
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 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 %
Mostly sunny
5 14 40% < 1mm Slight ESE 11 66 NE 10 52
Clearing shower
5 12 30% < 1mm Slight NW 4 84 NW 8 59
Cloudy
5 14 20% < 1mm Slight WSW 13 62 ESE 7 41
Mostly sunny
3 13 30% < 1mm Moderate S 16 71 SSE 11 52
Mostly sunny
3 14 20% < 1mm Moderate S 14 65 SSE 10 46
Frost then sunny
-1 15 30% < 1mm Severe ENE 3 85 NW 6 44
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