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Tasmanian Weather

Mon 05:00 EST
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow on low ground rising during day.

  • Tuesday Strong, cold and showery westerly winds. Small hail. Showers, mainly west. Snow to 700m.

  • Wednesday Strong, cold winds easing. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow to 500m.

  • Thursday Cold winds easing. Light showers west & south. Early frost then mostly sunny in northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08


King Island Ap






Friendly Beach


Friendly Beach


Mt Wellington


Mt Wellington


Mt Wellington


Mt Wellington

SW 79km/h

Cape Grim


Maatsuyker Is


Maatsuyker Is


Cape Grim
no rain last hr Wettest


Mount Victoria


Mt Hartz


Low Rocky Point


Mount Victoria
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 Weather Forecasts

(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 %
Possible shower
1 8 50% < 1mm High WSW 40 80 SW 35 56
Possible thunderstorm
0 7 90% 1-5mm High SW 40 90 SW 33 68
Windy with showers
1 7 80% 1-5mm High WNW 27 66 SW 34 56
1 9 30% < 1mm High W 32 67 SW 37 45
Windy with showers
1 9 80% 1-5mm High W 34 64 SW 38 51
Possible shower
0 9 30% < 1mm High NW 18 78 SW 27 49
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Weather News

Snow settles on Hobart's beaches as falls force closure of roads and schools

08:11 EST

Snow has fallen on Hobart's beaches, central business district and across the state, prompting the closure of many roads and schools.

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.