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Tasmanian Weather

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Mon 10:06 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Early fog/frost patches then becoming sunnier. Mild northerly winds developing.

  • Tuesday Cloud imcreasing with late patchy rain. Mild in the northeast, cool elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Scattered showers throughout, clearing later. Cool westerly winds easing.

  • Thursday Showers in west and interior. Alpine snow possible. Chance showers in the east.

  • Friday Showers in the west. Mostly dry in the northeast. Cool and mostly cloudy.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 26/08 Sat 27/08 Sun 28/08

17.2°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

16.1°C

Swansea

16.3°C

Bicheno

14.7°C

Bicheno

20.0°C

Swansea

5.9°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-1.3°C

Fingal

-4.2°C

Mt Wellington

-7.0°C

Liawenee

-7.0°C

Liawenee

NW 33km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is

105km/h

Scotts Peak Dam

75km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.6mm

Mt Read

31.0mm

Mt Read

3.0mm

Mt Read

23.0mm

Lake St Clair
Tasmania's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 25.0°C at
Campania in 2006
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 2005
Highest 16.1°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -11.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1974
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

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
12:00 EST
ENE 20 26 12.3 5.1 10.2 61 4 0.0 1023.8
12:40 EST
SE 7 9 11.2 4.2 10.6 62 3 0.0 1023.4
12:40 EST
ENE 6 13 11.6 0.7 11.3 47 4 0.0 1023.0
12:40 EST
N 7 9 7.4 4.0 6.2 79 1 0.0 -
12:40 EST
WSW 13 15 10.1 -4.3 8.3 36 7 0.0 1021.3
12:40 EST
N 6 7 11.6 1.0 11.3 48 4 0.0 -
12:40 EST
NNW 7 7 11.7 4.9 11.2 63 3 0.0 -
12:40 EST
NNE 13 17 17.2 9.4 17.2 60 4 0.0 1022.1
12:40 EST
W 17 19 13.0 8.3 11.4 73 2 0.0 1024.2
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12:38 EST

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Farmer confidence dips to three-year low in Tasmania after dairy price cuts, floods

12:24 EST

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Bureau of Meteorology staff begin strike as 'last resort' over failed pay talks

12:17 EST

Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) staff from across the country have begun a fortnight of industrial action following failed negotiations over pay and conditions.