Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sun 00:15 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Showers, cold in the southwest. Highland snow retreating. Showers, cold in the southeast. Late shower, cold in the northwest. Showers/storms, cold in the northeast.

  • Monday Showers/storms, cool in the southwest. Late thunder, cool in the southeast. Late shower, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Late thunder, cold in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Showers, cold in the southwest. Late shower, cool in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the north.

  • Wednesday Showers, cold in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Late shower, cool 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
Thu 19/09 Fri 20/09 Sat 21/09

10.5°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

22.3°C

Bushy Park
Avg: Rec:

27.2°C

Hobart
Avg: Rec:

23.0°C

Campania
Avg: Rec:

27.2°C

Hobart
Avg: Rec:

-1.5°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-0.3°C

Maydena
Avg: Rec:

5.7°C

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:
 

-6.8°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

W 48km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

101km/h

Mt Read

94km/h

Mt Read

151km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

0.4mm

Mount Arthur Summit
Avg: Rec:
- -

1.4mm

Erriba
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

158.6mm

Gray
Avg: Rec:
- -
Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

Tasmania Monthly Summaries

September 2019
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.7 +0.1 13.2 -0.3 57.8 73
7.0 +0.8 14.9 +0.5 74.0 48
7.1 +0.7 17.0 +1.8 32.8 62
2.4 +0.4 9.3 +0.6 63.4 62
0.2 +0.6 9.9 +0.8 15 44.0 37
3.0 -0.3 16.2 +0.8 100.4 208
4.9 -0.4 16.5 +0.8 24.8 37
8.2 -0.2 14.6 -0.1 41.6 49
7.2 -0.4 15.1 -0.1 43.8 69
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

Warm September night for Tasmania ahead of front

13:25 EST

Tasmania just had a very warm September night, the second night in a row that minimum temperatures across the state were reporting well above average.  Warm air from mainland Australia has filtered down to the southeastern parts of the country, forced further south by strong winds from the interior associated with an approaching cold front.

Low making a warm, windy, stormy mark on southeastern Australia

12:37 EST

A low pressure system and associated front are crossing New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania today bringing strong winds, rain, thunderstorms and high temperatures.

Barnaby Joyce says he sent 'an awful lot' of special drought envoy reports to PM

18:49 EST

The Federal Government's former special drought envoy, Barnaby Joyce, says he sent "an awful lot" of reports to the Prime Minister about issues relating to drought-affected communities, during his appointment.