Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Showers, cold in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Late showers, cool in the southeast. Late showers, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

  • Sunday Windy, cold in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, cool in the southeast. Late shower, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cold in the northeast.

  • Monday Showers, cold in the southwest. Clearing shower, cool in the southeast. Windy with showers, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Showers, cool in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Showers, cold in the southwest. Early highland snow. Mostly sunny, cold in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cold in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 05/05 Thu 06/05 Fri 07/05

15.3°C

Tasman Island
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

19.3°C

Campania
Avg: Rec:

18.9°C

Cressy
Avg: Rec:

22.1°C

Hobart Ap
Avg: Rec:

24.6°C

Campania
Avg: Rec:

5.5°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-0.6°C

Lake Leake
Avg: Rec:

1.0°C

Ross
Avg: Rec:
 

-2.1°C

Lake Leake
Avg: Rec:

NW 50km/h

Maatsuyker Island
Windiest

57km/h

Cape Grim

90km/h

Mount Read

70km/h

Mt Wellington
-

0.6mm last hr

Mount Read
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

3.6mm

Maatsuyker Island
Avg: Rec:

23.4mm

Loongana
Avg: Rec:
 

74.6mm

PWS A
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 2021
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
11.7 +1.5 15.3 +0.7 31 7.6 9
3.0 +0.1 35 18.0 +2.7 6.2 12
9.1 +0.1 57 18.9 +2.7 78 1.0 1
8.4 +1.4 127 19.1 +4.6 127 0.0 0
9.8 +0.3 25 17.3 +1.7 40 12.8 14
5.9 +0.7 41 19.4 +3.6 10.8 17
20 2.9 +2.6 20 12.1 +3.1 19 5.2 6
23 5.8 +2.4 24 12.5 +4.0 23 5.2 6
9.4 +1.8 31 18.2 +3.9 33 10.2 6
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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