Tasmanian Weather

Fri 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Showers easing, mild in SW. Windy highlands. Mostly sunny, warm in SE. Sunny, mild in NW. Mostly sunny, cool in NE.

  • Saturday Clearing shower, mild in SW. Windy highlands. Mostly sunny, warm in SE. Sunny, mild in NW. Mostly sunny, mild in NE.

  • Sunday Sunny, warm in the south. Mostly sunny, cool in the north.

  • Monday Mostly sunny, very warm in the south. Windy highlands. Mostly cloudy, mild in NW. Mostly sunny, mild in NE.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
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Tasmania's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Hobart in 1899
Lowest -2.7°C at
Mt Wellington in 1994
Highest 27.3°C at
Strahan in 1982
Lowest -7.4°C at
Mt Wellington in 1994
Highest 162.6mm at
Mt Read in 2014

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
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 18 60% < 1mm Nil W 10 84 WSW 19 74
Mostly sunny
12 22 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 13 65 WSW 21 52
Mostly sunny
12 23 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 23 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 26 5% < 1mm Nil S 4 70 WNW 10 42
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Oma could still directly impact us, here's what you need to know

20:08 EDT

We're being warned Tropical Cyclone Oma will be close enough in the coming days to produce direct impacts along the Queensland and New South Wales coast.

The responsibility and privilege of covering the Townsville floods

19:29 EDT

As people in North Queensland continue to deal with the impact of extreme flooding, ABC News reporter Allyson Horn, Townsville-based broadcaster Patrick Hession and radio producer Chloe Chomicki explain what was involved in covering the disaster and keeping the community informed.

Cyclone Oma to bring gale-force winds but may not cross Queensland coast, BOM says

18:50 EDT

A cyclone watch has been issued for a large stretch of the east coast from Bundaberg in Queensland to Ballina in New South Wales.