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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Winds and showers increasing in north and west. Showers developing in the northwest.

  • Sunday Showers in the west, mostly dry elsewhere. Cold inland, cool along the coasts.

  • Monday Rain developing with an advancing front. Cold inland, cool along the coasts.

  • Tuesday Strong southwesterly winds with showers. Noticeable wind-chill across the state.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 27/07 Thu 28/07 Fri 29/07

9.3°C

Cape Grim
Hottest

13.9°C

Hobart

17.5°C

Bicheno

16.0°C

Friendly Beach

18.1°C

Bicheno

-5.7°C

Liawenee
Coldest

-4.7°C

Mt Wellington

0.2°C

Mt Wellington
 

-6.5°C

Mt Wellington

W 46km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

137km/h

Maatsuyker Is

122km/h

Maatsuyker Is

120km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

68.2mm

Mt Read

34.6mm

Mt Read
 

112.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.0°C at
Swansea in 1975
Lowest -4.8°C at
Mt Wellington in 1991
Highest 14.5°C at
Swansea in 1985
Lowest -12.5°C at
Butlers Gorge in 1983
Highest 137.4mm at
Strathgordon in 2013

Tasmania Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
05:00 EST
W 11 17 8.8 2.9 7.0 66 2 1.0 1019.4
05:30 EST
NNE 7 11 5.3 3.8 3.8 90 1 6.0 1018.6
05:30 EST
WSW 11 15 3.1 -0.7 0.2 76 1 1.0 1017.8
05:30 EST
W 46 57 -0.4 -1.5 -8.4 92 2 3.8 -
05:30 EST
NE 9 11 -5.3 -5.7 -9.3 97 0 1.0 1015.3
05:30 EST
NNE 2 7 -2.1 -3.7 -2.1 89 1 0.0 -
05:30 EST
- 0 0 0.6 0.0 -1.3 96 1 0.0 -
05:30 EST
NE 7 11 8.4 7.0 7.4 91 1 0.2 1019.5
05:30 EST
W 24 30 9.2 3.8 6.0 69 3 0.6 1019.8
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Weather News

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18:18 EST

South Australian River Murray irrigators have seen their second water allocation increase within a month.

Cut-off low on the cards for east coast

17:39 EST

Southeastern Australia is in for a wooly few days next week as forecast models begin to jump on the cut-off low bandwagon.

Tasmania weather: Hydro report finds cloud seeding had no effect on Derwent Valley flooding

17:29 EST

A report by Hydro Tasmania has found a cloud seeding operation carried out in June did not increase rainfall in the hours before major flooding.