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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Fri 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Showers in the north/west. Drier in southeast. Cool and gusty.

  • Saturday Rain and showers in the west. Cool, gusty in the south.

  • Sunday Widespread showers and possible snow on peaks. Strong winds along the coast.

  • Monday Showers in the far south, cool to cold. Gusty along the coasts.

  • Tuesday Showers along the west coast from north to south . Light winds in land, cool throughout .

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 20/06 Wed 21/06 Thu 22/06

12.2°C

Swan Island
Hottest

18.8°C

Campania

13.9°C

Swan Island

15.5°C

Bridport

18.8°C

Campania

-3.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.8°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Liawenee

-4.5°C

Ouse

-7.5°C

Liawenee

SW 66km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

135km/h

Maatsuyker Is

74km/h

Tasman Island

88km/h

Mt Wellington
-

1.6mm last hr

Flinders Island
Wettest

27.6mm

Mt Read

7.2mm

South Queenstown

18.4mm

Mt Read

18.4mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.4°C at
Low Head in 1895
Lowest -4.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1973
Highest 15.9°C at
Flinders Island in 2016
Lowest -13.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 215.9mm at
Kingston in 1954

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
20:00 EST
SW 67 81 9.3 2.5 3.8 62 10 4.0 1009.3
20:20 EST
SW 35 41 7.8 2.9 3.3 71 3 7.0 1008.1
20:20 EST
NW 30 57 7.3 -2.8 3.0 48 6 1.2 1003.0
20:20 EST
WSW 31 48 -1.0 -1.1 -8.0 99 1 2.2 -
20:20 EST
WSW 28 30 -2.2 -2.5 -9.1 98 1 2.8 1002.3
20:20 EST
SSW 13 17 6.8 2.5 4.3 74 2 0.0 -
20:20 EST
WNW 9 13 8.7 1.8 7.3 62 2 8.6 -
20:21 EST
SW 31 52 9.4 4.2 5.7 70 3 2.0 1012.2
20:21 EST
W 43 54 11.5 10.7 7.8 95 2 2.6 1006.3
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18:30 EST

The lack of winter rain over much of Western Australia has left many crops to wither and pasture to dry out, with Wheatbelt farmers in particular being forced to sell their sheep.

Late start to winter in Tasmania

12:06 EST

Winter has finally arrived in Tasmania this week after dry and record-breaking warm start to June in Hobart.

Rain drenches Perth but fails to bring many desperate WA farmers relief

16:51 EST

A cold front over the southern half of Western Australia has dumped more than 60 millimetres of rain on Perth, and has given some struggling farmers a boost, but has failed to reach all agricultural areas desperate for a drenching.