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Tasmanian Weather

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Sun 03:59 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Areas of heavy rain in the west. Cold and windy across most of the state.

  • Monday Cold with gusty showers throughout. Heavy showers in W, tending to snow on the ranges.

  • Tuesday Strong westerly winds throughout. Showers, heaviest on the western coast and ranges.

  • Wednesday Strong winds throughout the state. Heavy rain in the west, showers in the east.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 21/07 Fri 22/07 Sat 23/07

8.7°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

16.8°C

Flinders Island

17.8°C

Bicheno

10.0°C

Cape Grim

18.1°C

Bicheno

-4.9°C

Liawenee
Coldest

-0.6°C

Fingal

-5.8°C

Mt Wellington
 

-6.5°C

Mt Wellington

WNW 48km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is

140km/h

Cape Grim

146km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

70.8mm

Mount Victoria

25.2mm

Zeehan
 

112.0mm

Mt Read
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 %
Showers increasing
2 11 90% 5-10mm Moderate - - - -
Possible shower
3 10 90% 5-10mm Moderate NNW 11 81 N 20 77
Mostly cloudy
2 10 30% < 1mm Moderate NW 16 65 NNW 15 49
Late shower
1 12 90% < 1mm High - - - -
Frost then sunny
1 12 30% < 1mm High - - - -
Late shower
-1 11 90% 1-5mm Severe NW 2 79 NNW 12 73
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