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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Windy with showers and small hail, mainly in west. Snow level rising from 600m early..

  • Saturday Windy with showers and small hail, mainly in west. Snow to 600m.

  • Sunday Windy, showers, small hail, mainly north & west. Snow to about 400m.

  • Monday Powerful and very cold W/SW winds. Snow to about 400m.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 28/07 Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07

10.1°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

16.6°C

Bicheno

14.9°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

Hobart Ap

17.8°C

Bicheno

-3.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-1.7°C

Fingal

-0.4°C

Mt Wellington
 

-9.3°C

Liawenee

WNW 68km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

79km/h

Mt Hartz

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

142km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

27.0mm

Mt Read

13.8mm

Mt Read
 

73.8mm

South Forest
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
(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
23:30 EST
SW 56 65 8.1 2.7 2.6 69 6 5.2 1013.5
00:00 EST
SW 19 33 7.2 0.2 3.9 61 3 1.0 -
00:00 EST
W 54 67 10.1 5.9 5.4 75 5 2.2 1009.5
00:00 EST
WSW 13 28 7.8 -2.4 5.5 48 4 0.2 1006.8
00:00 EST
SW 31 46 8.2 4.0 4.1 75 3 10.6 1016.4
00:00 EST
NW 7 11 5.6 3.8 4.1 88 1 11.6 -
00:00 EST
WSW 30 39 -1.3 -1.9 -8.2 96 1 5.8 1005.4
00:00 EST
WSW 31 50 -0.7 -1.0 -7.6 98 1 4.4 -
00:00 EST
WSW 11 28 5.2 2.4 2.7 82 1 13.4 1012.3
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Weather News

Storm warning for parts of southern WA extended to Perth metropolitan area

23:34 EST

An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.

Winter winds bring a chill to Melbourne

16:43 EST

While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.

Grantham flood inquiry: Former quarry owner says western embankment natural, not manmade

16:15 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.