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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Tue 14:54 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with fog and frost patches. Light showers in Bass Strait & east coast clearing.

  • Wednesday Cold morning with fog patches. The odd shower in the east and north.

  • Thursday Cold morning with fog patches. Isolated showers in the north, later in the west.

  • Friday A few showers in the north and west. Cool to cold and cloudy elsewhere but mainly dry.

  • Saturday Showers, heaviest in the north. Cool and cloudy. Winds increasing in the W.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

11.3°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

17.8°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

King Island Ap

12.9°C

King Island Ap

17.8°C

Bicheno

-2.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-3.0°C

Liawenee

-4.3°C

Mt Wellington

-5.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-6.1°C

Liawenee

S 37km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

98km/h

Cape Grim

75km/h

Cape Grim

61km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.0mm

Melbourne Bay

56.2mm

Swan Island

4.0mm

Maria Is

15.4mm

Flinders Island
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
14:30 EST
E 26 31 8.8 2.6 5.3 65 3 0.0 1024.4
15:20 EST
NNW 9 11 10.3 4.9 9.2 69 2 0.2 1024.6
15:20 EST
E 7 9 8.0 1.6 6.9 64 2 0.4 1026.0
15:20 EST
ENE 11 15 0.6 0.0 -2.9 96 1 3.0 -
15:20 EST
ESE 2 4 1.6 -2.7 -0.8 73 1 0.0 1022.3
15:20 EST
SE 11 15 7.3 0.7 5.2 63 2 0.0 -
15:20 EST
SSE 11 13 9.7 2.0 8.1 58 3 0.0 -
15:20 EST
E 19 22 11.3 8.0 9.1 80 2 0.2 1023.5
15:20 EST
SE 15 20 10.2 5.0 8.2 70 2 0.0 1024.6
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