Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Fri 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Showers, cool in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Late shower, mild in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Windy, cool in the northeast.

  • Saturday Rain, mild in the southwest. Late shower, warm in the southeast. Late shower, cool-to-mild in the north.

  • Sunday Isolated showers, cool in the south. Showers, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Rain, cold in the northeast.

  • Monday Showers, cold in the southwest. Highland snow later. Showers increasing, cool in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-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
Tue 29/09 Wed 30/09 Thu 01/10

16.7°C

Fingal
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

18.5°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:

20.6°C

Dover
Avg: Rec:

18.5°C

Friendly Beach
Avg: Rec:

18.5°C

Friendly Beach
Avg: Rec:

5.0°C

TAS PARKS WILDLIFE PORTABLE F
Avg: Rec:
- -
Coldest

1.7°C

Mount Read
Avg: Rec:

-0.7°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
 

-0.7°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

NW 88km/h

Maatsuyker Island
Windiest

85km/h

Mt Wellington

101km/h

Maatsuyker Island

129km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.4mm

Waterhouse
Avg: Rec:
- -

37.2mm

Mount Victoria
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

37.2mm

Mount Victoria
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 Monthly Summaries

October 2020
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.2 -1.0 - - 4.6 7
8.2 +1.0 14.9 -1.1 8.6 7
124 10.1 +2.3 17.6 +0.6 124 0.4 1
2.0 -0.5 19 8.6 -2.2 19 2.0 2
0.5 -0.1 15 8.4 -3.3 15 7.0 9
6.5 +1.6 15.8 -1.7 116 2.0 4
6.2 -0.7 16.6 -1.4 7.0 14
9.2 +0.4 15.3 -0.6 38 2.0 3
53 10.8 +2.2 53 14.5 -2.3 5.2 9
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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