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Tasmanian Weather

Tue 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold and gusty, particularly in the west. Showers, tending to snow on the mountains.

  • Wednesday Cool showers across the state, heaviest in west. Mostly cloudy. Winds easing throughout the day.

  • Thursday Windy with showers in the west, easing later. Cool to mild and dry in the east.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Drizzly showers on the south coast. Warmth building across the state.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 28/11 Sun 29/11 Mon 30/11


Friendly Beach






Friendly Beach


Mt Read


Mt Read


Smithton Ap

W 61km/h

Mt Hartz


Maatsuyker Is


Maatsuyker Is


Mt Wellington
no rain last hr Wettest


Strahan Ap


Fern Tree
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

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 %
Late shower
10 18 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
9 17 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 20 65 NW 40 63
Possible shower
13 22 90% 1-5mm Nil W 12 42 NNW 12 34
Mostly sunny
13 21 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
13 21 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
13 20 80% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 59 NW 28 45
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Weather News

Hail storm damages hospital at Lismore in NSW, roof of maternity ward collapses

06:10 EDT

Several people including babies have been rescued from Lismore Base Hospital in northern New South Wales after the roof of the maternity ward collapsed.

Clean-up continues, patients remain displaced after severe storm hits NSW North Coast

06:10 EDT

The clean-up is continuing after a severe storm hit the New South Wales North Coast on Sunday afternoon leaving thousands without power and displacing some patients at Lismore Base Hospital.

Union calls for probe into building standards at Lismore hospital after maternity ward roof damage

06:10 EDT

The Health Services Union is calling for an investigation into building standards at the Lismore Base Hospital on the NSW north coast after scaffolding collapsed onto the roof of the maternity ward during Sunday's storm.