Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Clearing shower, mild in the south. Mostly cloudy, mild in NW. Showers, cool in NE.

  • Saturday Late shower, warm in the south. Rain, cool in NW. Late shower, mild in NE.

  • Sunday Wind increasing. Showers, mild in SW. Mostly sunny, warm in SE. Late showers/storms, cool in NW. Mostly sunny, mild in NE.

  • Monday Windy. Showers/storms, cold in the south. Showers/storms, cold in NW. Rain clearing, cool in NE.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 19/03 Wed 20/03 Thu 21/03

18.2°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

26.4°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:

28.9°C

Launceston
Avg: Rec:

27.0°C

Launceston
Avg: Rec:

40.1°C

Dover
Avg: Rec:

9.4°C

Mt Hartz
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

9.1°C

Maydena
Avg: Rec:

10.4°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:
 

-4.2°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

E 35km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

51km/h

Eddystone Point

37km/h

Swan Island

51km/h

Cape Sorell
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.8mm

Gray
Avg: Rec:
- -

9.2mm

Savage River
Avg: Rec:
 

33.8mm

Gray
Avg: Rec:
- -
Tasmania's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.0°C at
Campania in 2008
Lowest -0.9°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 24.0°C at
Strahan in 1986
Lowest -6.9°C at
Liawenee in 2005
Highest 164.1mm at
Hastings in 1946

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

Station
(group 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
14 21 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Drizzle
14 20 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 9 82 E 11 78
Possible shower
15 24 60% < 1mm Nil SSE 7 85 ENE 6 58
Cloudy
14 21 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
13 22 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 4 93 SSW 14 73
Drizzle
13 19 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Cyclone Trevor prompts mass evacuation from NT communities as it heads across Gulf

00:42 EDT

A state of emergency has been declared in the Northern Territory as Cyclone Trevor tracks across the Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner says.

Utes packed to the brim as coastal residents flee Cyclone Trevor

00:34 EDT

Mattresses, blankets and other precious items are being packed tight into utes in the Gulf of Carpentaria town of Borroloola as residents flee ahead of Cyclone Trevor's arrival.

Cyclone Veronica rapidly intensifies off WA's Pilbara coast, expected to reach category five

23:30 EDT

A severe tropical cyclone brewing north of Western Australia has intensified more rapidly than expected, reaching a category four severity and prompting warnings of heavy rainfall, damaging winds and a destructive storm surge along coastal areas.