Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Mon 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Showers/storms, cold in SW. Highland snow later. Late shower, cold in SE. Windy with rain, cold in NW. Late shower, cold in NE.

  • Tuesday Showers/storms, cold in SW. Highland snow later. Showers easing, cold in SE. Showers, cold in NW. Late shower, cold in NE.

  • Wednesday Showers/storms, cold in the south. Highland snow. Thunderstorms clearing, cold in NW. Mostly sunny, cold in NE.

  • Thursday Showers, cold in SW. Highland snow. Late shower, cold in SE. Mostly sunny, cold in the north.

  • Friday Showers, cold in SW. Windy highlands. Mostly cloudy, cold in SE. Mostly sunny, cold in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 24/05 Sat 25/05 Sun 26/05

11.6°C

Cape Grim
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

20.1°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

18.9°C

Bicheno
Avg: Rec:

15.8°C

Dunalley
Avg: Rec:
- -

24.3°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:

-1.6°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

2.6°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-0.2°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-2.8°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-5.2°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

NW 75km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

103km/h

Maatsuyker Is

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is

116km/h

Cape Grim
-

1.6mm last hr

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

39.6mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

34.4mm

South Queenstown
Avg: Rec:
- -

39.6mm

South Queenstown
Avg: Rec:
- -

36.0mm

Scotts Peak Dam
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 %
Mostly sunny
4 14 20% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
6 13 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 18 85 SSW 23 74
Cloudy
6 13 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 21 73 SW 24 61
Mostly sunny
5 14 50% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 13 90% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
2 13 30% < 1mm Moderate SW 5 88 SSW 12 64
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