Fairfax Media Network

Weather News

Warmer days and nights ahead for Tasmania

Tony Briscoe, Wednesday July 24, 2013 - 14:02 EST
ABC image
A bumble bee loves the warmer weather and the lavender - ABC

The weather bureau has released its latest seasonal outlook for Tasmania and the word is it looks like there is no extra rainfall on the horizon.

For the period August through to October the bureau says there is no indication of a wetter or drier period with regard to rainfall.

Lorien Martin a climatologist with the bureau says the outlook has forecast warmer days and nights for Tasmania, than normally expected.

Lorien Martin says the trend has been steady throughout the year, which started with serious bushfires in January.


- ABC

© ABC 2013

More breaking news

ABC News
Sydney Morning Herald
National Nine News
News Limited

Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Melbourne's minimum warmer than maximum

17:37 EST

Overnight, Melbourne experienced very warm temperatures under a blanket of cloud ahead of a cold front.

Meet the future forecasters: Students studying to become meteorologists spend time with the Bureau

15:29 EST

There are few things farmers enjoy talking about more than weather, even if it's bad news, but it's not just farmers who have a keen eye on the skies.

The weather bureau details the seasonal outlook for Tasmania and whether any extra rainfall is on the horizon

14:40 EST

The weather bureau has released its latest seasonal outlook covering the three months of spring which says there are no strong indications for extra rainfall.