Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Fri 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Windy, cool in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly cloudy, cool in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cool in the northeast.

  • Sunday Showers easing, cold in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Clearing shower, cool in the southeast. Showers increasing, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Clearing shower, cold in the northeast.

  • Monday Showers, cold in the southwest. Late shower, cold in the southeast. Isolated showers, cold in the north.

  • Tuesday Showers, cold in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, cold in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 27/05 Thu 28/05 Fri 29/05

14.2°C

Low Head
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

18.6°C

Eddystone Point
Avg: Rec:

18.4°C

Bicheno
Avg: Rec:

19.1°C

Campania
Avg: Rec:

22.6°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:

2.9°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-2.3°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:

2.7°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:
 

-7.9°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

NW 50km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

70km/h

Mt Read

94km/h

Mt Wellington

88km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.4mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

28.6mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:
 

78.6mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:
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 %
Possible shower
4 13 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Showers
6 13 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 16 90 W 27 90
Possible shower
6 15 40% < 1mm Nil NW 18 70 WNW 18 60
Mostly sunny
7 15 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
5 14 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
4 14 5% < 1mm Slight NNW 2 89 NW 15 72
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