Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sun 16:05 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

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

  • Monday Showers, cold in the southwest. Highland snow retreating. Showers, cool in the southeast. Showers, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Late shower, cool in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Mostly cloudy, cool in the southwest. Showers easing, cool in the southeast. Mostly cloudy, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Showers, cold in the northeast.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, mild in the south. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cold in the northeast.

  • Thursday Late shower, warm in the southwest. Mostly cloudy, mild in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Showers, cool in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 14/10 Fri 15/10 Sat 16/10

13.6°C

Hobart
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

19.5°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:

21.6°C

Friendly Beach
Avg: Rec:

19.4°C

Swan Island
Avg: Rec:

23.0°C

Strahan Ap
Avg: Rec:

1.9°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

3.2°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

1.3°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-1.4°C

Ross
Avg: Rec:

-15.0°C

DUMONT D URVILLE
Avg: Rec:
- -

NW 61km/h

Maatsuyker Island
Windiest

79km/h

Cape Grim

124km/h

Mt Wellington

103km/h

Mt Wellington
-

1.4mm last hr

Strahan Ap
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

182.2mm

Gray
Avg: Rec:

87.2mm

TAS PARKS WILDLIFE PORTABLE C
Avg: Rec:
- -

14.8mm

Mount Read
Avg: Rec:

15.0mm

Mount Read
Avg: Rec:
Tasmania's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.6°C at
Hobart in 1987
Lowest -2.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1962
Highest 20.6°C at
Flinders Island in 1977
Lowest -9.5°C at
Mt Wellington in 1990
Highest 154.4mm at
Cradle Valley in 1981

Tasmania Daily Summaries

Sunday October 17, 2021
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
8.8 -0.4 - - 0.8
7.2 +0.0 14.6 -1.5 1.2
6.4 -1.4 18.8 +1.8 0.0
2.3 -0.3 9.2 -1.8 3.6
1.5 +0.8 13.5 +1.5 0.2
4.1 -0.8 17.8 +0.2 0.8
3.4 -3.6 17.9 -0.2 0.2
9.5 +0.6 15.0 -1.0 0.4
11.0 +2.4 15.2 -1.7 0.0
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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Weather News

Nature's fireworks light up the skies of the Top End

12:14 EDT

Storms sparked to life over parts of the Top End and Tiwi Islands on Saturday afternoon with some lingering late into the evening.   Storms initially flared up over far eastern parts of the Arnhem district but it was not long before western and central parts, along with the Tiwi Islands, saw storms as well.   Image: Radar imagery showing showers and storms over the Top End.

Coffee and cakes baked with love, as Armidale community recovers after tornado

23:56 EDT

Northern Tableland locals have filled the hearts and bellies of work crews and residents affected by a tornado that swept through Armidale.  Thursday evening's tornado was one of several weather fronts that travelled across the state, bringing with them severe winds, rain and hail.  The area went more than 24 hours without electricity or treated water before power was returned to the community at about 10.30pm on Friday.

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