Fairfax Media Network

Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sun 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Brisk 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.

  • Wednesday Showers in the north and west. Partly cloud and dry in the east.

  • Thursday Gusty and cloudy across the north. Showers developing in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08

12.6°C

Swan Island
Hottest

16.8°C

Bridport

13.7°C

Burnie

15.1°C

Burnie

20.0°C

Swansea

0.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-3.0°C

Mt Wellington

-11.1°C

Liawenee

SSE 48km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

88km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.6mm

Upper Esk

98.0mm

Swansea

7.0mm

Mt Wellington

9.2mm

Friendly Beach
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
13:30 EST
W 9 17 11.8 3.2 10.9 56 3 0.0 1023.3
13:40 EST
SSW 15 19 10.7 1.5 8.8 53 4 0.0 -
13:40 EST
W 9 11 11.7 2.2 10.8 52 4 0.0 1021.8
13:40 EST
S 20 35 9.5 3.5 6.7 66 3 0.2 1024.0
13:40 EST
SSW 31 39 10.8 3.8 7.5 62 4 0.0 1023.9
13:40 EST
SE 17 20 12.3 3.5 10.5 55 4 0.0 -
13:40 EST
S 13 19 4.1 -0.9 1.0 70 2 0.0 1020.8
13:40 EST
ESE 17 19 3.4 2.2 -0.5 92 1 0.0 -
13:40 EST
SSE 22 28 12.1 3.6 9.9 56 5 0.0 1023.3
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

A thundery finish to winter for Queensland

12:26 EST

Severe thunderstorms sparked up just to the west of Lochington yesterday late morning, tearing through many parts of southeast Queensland into late last night.

Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.

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

13:36 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.