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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Fri 05:01 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Cold and frosty, foggy morning. Cloudy later. Showers in west later. Snow as low as 800 metres.

  • Saturday Windy. Showers heaviest and frequent in west. Colder. Snow lowering to 600 metres.

  • Sunday Cold. Showers, mainly in the west and south. Light highland snow clearing.

  • Monday Windy with showers throughout. Mild morning. Heavy showers and chance storm in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 30/06 Wed 01/07 Thu 02/07

9.1°C

Low Rocky Point
Hottest

17.0°C

Triabunna

15.9°C

Bicheno

13.0°C

Launceston

15.9°C

Bicheno

-3.8°C

Fingal
Coldest

-6.1°C

Liawenee

-3.9°C

Mt Wellington
 

-6.1°C

Liawenee

W 57km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

81km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

98km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.8mm

Mt Read

28.2mm

Zeehan
 

28.2mm

Zeehan
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Cloud increasing
2 12 90% 1-5mm Moderate WSW 13 80 W 25 66
Showers increasing
4 11 90% 5-10mm Slight WNW 15 86 NW 29 76
Late shower
3 12 70% < 1mm Moderate NW 18 79 NW 24 52
Frost then sunny
1 13 80% < 1mm High WNW 11 78 WNW 22 52
Frost then sunny
1 13 70% < 1mm High WNW 15 81 NW 16 52
Frost then sunny
-2 12 80% < 1mm Severe Calm 91 WNW 17 61
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