Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly cloudy, cool in the southwest. Fog then sunny, mild in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the north.

  • Wednesday Late shower, cool in the south. Fog then sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cool in the northeast.

  • Thursday Showers, mild in the southwest. Late shower, mild in the southeast. Mostly cloudy, mild in the northwest. Showers, mild in the northeast.

  • Friday Late shower, mild in the southwest. Fog then sunny, mild in the southeast. Mostly cloudy, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Showers, cool in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 17/10 Sun 18/10 Mon 19/10

11.8°C

Swan Island
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

16.4°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:

18.1°C

Launceston
Avg: Rec:

18.9°C

Launceston
Avg: Rec:

28.2°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:

0.8°C

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-0.5°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
 

-5.3°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

W 29km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

79km/h

Larapuna (Eddystone Point)

75km/h

Mt Hartz

64km/h

Maatsuyker Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

45.0mm

Gray
Avg: Rec:
- -

7.6mm

PWS B
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

140.0mm

Gray
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
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.9 -0.3 14.3 -0.1 101.4 161
5.9 +1.0 17.0 -0.5 53.2 101
10.3 +1.7 17.8 +1.0 57.6 99
7.8 +0.0 15.8 -1.2 116.0 187
9.2 +0.4 16.0 +0.1 101.8 150
7.8 +0.9 17.4 -0.6 80.2 160
0.9 +0.3 10.7 -1.0 109.8 142
2.3 -0.2 9.4 -1.4 113.8 112
6.4 -0.8 15.0 -1.0 127.0 101
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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