Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Wed 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly csunny, cool in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Fog then sunny, cool in the southeast. Showers easing, cool-to-cold in the north.

  • Thursday Showers, cold in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Fog then sunny, cool in the southeast. Clearing showers, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

  • Friday Clearing showers, cool in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Fog then sunny, cool in the southeast. Fog then sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

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

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 24/05 Mon 25/05 Tue 26/05

14.1°C

Eddystone Point
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

14.9°C

Eddystone Point
Avg: Rec:

14.7°C

King Island Ap
Avg: Rec:

16.8°C

Mt Hartz
Avg: Rec:

22.6°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:

-3.2°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-7.9°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

-6.8°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:
 

-7.9°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

N 50km/h

Mt Read
Windiest

75km/h

Eddystone Point

59km/h

Cape Grim

85km/h

Mt Read
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.2mm

COPPING YAXLEY ESTATE
Avg: Rec:
- -

1.0mm

Memana
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

78.6mm

Mt Read
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 Monthly Summaries

May 2020
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
9.6 -0.6 13.7 -0.9 78.0 92
3.0 +0.1 14.6 -0.6 15.6 31
8.7 -0.3 15.5 -0.8 55.4 70
7.4 +0.4 15.2 +0.7 15.8 34
9.0 -0.4 14.9 -0.7 77.2 90
5.0 -0.2 15.4 -0.4 48.4 74
0.1 -0.1 8.9 -0.1 59.4 65
3.0 -0.4 8.4 -0.0 46.0 53
7.6 +0.2 14.0 -0.4 175.4 112
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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