Tasmania precipitation in May

In Tasmania in May precipitation ranges from moderate in Launceston with 49mm (1.9 inches) of rainfall to high in Queenstown with 121mm (4.8 inches) of rainfall.

Where and how much does it rain in Tasmania in May?

Find the average total precipitation in May for the most popular destinations in Tasmania on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3") precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5") to 160mm (6.3"). Moderate: 30mm (1.2") to 90mm (3.5". Low: 5mm (0.2") to 30mm (1.2").

  • How much does it rain in Tasmania in May?
  • In general in May rainfall is moderate in Hobart. By moderate you can think of between 30mm (1.2") and 90mm (3.5") of rain. This means regular wet days, but also regular dry days throughout the month.

  • What is the wettest city in May in Tasmania?
  • According to our data the wettest location is Queenstown with an average precipitation of 121mm (4.8 inches).

  • What is the driest city in May in Tasmania?
  • The driest place is Launceston with an average precipitation of 49mm (1.9 inches) according to our data.

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