Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 16:11 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Windy with showers, cold in the southwest. Showers, cool in the southeast. Showers, cool-to-cold in the north.

  • Sunday Showers, cold in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cold in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the north.

  • Monday Showers, cold in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Showers, cool in the southeast. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cold in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Showers, cold in the south. Windy on the highlands. Late shower, cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cold in the northeast.

  • Wednesday Windy with rain, cold in the southwest. Highland snow later. Showers, cold in the southeast. Showers easing, cold in the northwest. Showers, cold in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 21/08 Thu 22/08 Fri 23/08

16.1°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

14.0°C

St Helens Ap
Avg: Rec:

14.7°C

Eddystone Point
Avg: Rec:

16.8°C

Fingal
Avg: Rec:

19.6°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

-1.2°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-8.5°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

-0.3°C

Ross
Avg: Rec:

-8.5°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

WSW 85km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

131km/h

Mt Read

100km/h

Mt Hartz

103km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.2mm

Wayatinah
Avg: Rec:
- -

14.0mm

Derwent Bridge
Avg: Rec:
- -

16.6mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

20.2mm

Scotts Peak Dam
Avg: Rec:
Tasmania's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 25.0°C at
Campania in 2006
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 2005
Highest 16.1°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -11.1°C at
Liawenee in 2015
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

Tasmania Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday August 24, 2019
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) 0.6 24
STRAHAN AERODROME 8.2 24
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 0.8 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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