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Tasmanian Weather

Sun 10:40 EST
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Wind, showers, small hail, highland snow easing. Becoming dry in north.

  • Monday Cold morning, frost and fog areas. Cool day. Showers in west, later in east. Windy highlands.

  • Tuesday Showers in west and south. Windy highlands. Brisk winds. Mostly sunny in northeast.

  • Wednesday Showers clearing east early. Cold morning and cool day, becoming windy in west.

  • Thursday A few light coastal showers, otherwise mostly dry. Light winds and mostly sunny.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
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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 -11.1°C at
Liawenee in 2015
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 %
Mostly sunny
5 11 40% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Windy with showers
5 9 90% 1-5mm Slight S 30 76 SSW 30 67
4 9 90% 1-5mm Slight SW 34 74 SW 33 56
Windy with showers
3 11 50% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Windy with showers
4 10 90% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Clearing shower
3 11 50% < 1mm Moderate S 18 72 SSW 25 39
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Weather News

Brisbane cools off quickly

10:40 EST

After a few balmy days, the cold is set to hit southeast QLD.

Drought assistance to be dramatically ramped up by Turnbull Government

09:42 EST

In an admission of the size and scope of the current drought crisis gripping parts of the nation, the Federal Government will today announce a significant increase in the funding available for struggling communities.

Wave starved east coast will finally see some larger swell

14:25 EST

The wave climate along the east coast of Australia has been on the tiny to small side of the scale in the last few weeks.