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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Gusty showers, heavy in the east and south. Mostly dry over the northern fringe.

  • Sunday Showers across the east, some heavy. Partly cloudy and cool in the west.

  • Monday Light showers about the southeast and west. Cold throughout.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny after a chilly start. Chance late showers in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

8.9°C

Cape Bruny
Hottest

15.5°C

Campania

16.8°C

Bridport

13.0°C

Burnie

20.0°C

Swansea

-0.8°C

Liawenee
Coldest

-2.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington
 

-11.1°C

Liawenee

SSW 75km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

48km/h

Hobart

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

6.4mm

St Helens

10.6mm

Upper Esk
 

44.6mm

Warra
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
(Group 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
SSW 76 89 8.1 4.9 1.8 80 6 0.6 1022.6
05:20 EST
WSW 22 28 3.0 0.9 -1.7 86 1 1.4 -
05:20 EST
WSW 35 41 7.8 2.9 3.3 71 3 0.6 1017.5
05:20 EST
SSW 35 52 8.0 6.5 3.6 90 2 17.4 1018.7
05:20 EST
SSW 30 33 8.4 2.4 4.5 66 3 0.0 1026.2
05:20 EST
- 0 0 3.6 2.8 3.6 94 1 1.4 -
05:20 EST
SSW 33 39 -0.8 -0.8 -7.8 100 1 3.2 1016.3
05:20 EST
SSE 37 48 2.4 2.4 -4.0 100 1 19.2 -
05:20 EST
SSW 31 39 7.8 6.6 3.5 92 1 1.4 1022.7
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21:48 EST

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21:32 EST

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Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity

16:35 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.