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Tasmanian Weather

Mon 05:00 EST
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow on low ground rising during day.

  • Tuesday Strong, cold and showery westerly winds. Small hail. Showers, mainly west. Snow to 700m.

  • Wednesday Strong, cold winds easing. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow to 500m.

  • Thursday Cold winds easing. Light showers west & south. Early frost then mostly sunny in northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08


King Island Ap






Friendly Beach


Friendly Beach


Mt Wellington


Mt Wellington


Mt Wellington


Mt Wellington

SW 74km/h

Cape Grim


Maatsuyker Is


Maatsuyker Is


Cape Grim
no rain last hr Wettest


Mount Victoria


Mt Hartz


Mount Victoria
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 -11.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1974
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

(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 %
Possible shower
1 8 50% < 1mm High WSW 40 80 SW 35 56
Windy with showers
1 7 80% 1-5mm High WNW 28 65 SW 34 56
Possible shower
0 9 30% < 1mm High NW 17 76 SW 27 49
1 9 30% < 1mm High W 32 67 SW 37 45
Possible thunderstorm
0 7 90% 1-5mm High SW 40 85 SW 32 66
Windy with showers
1 9 80% 1-5mm High W 34 64 SW 38 51
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Weather News

Snow across Tasmania forces key road closures

06:23 EST

Snow is falling in Hobart's central business district and across the state, prompting the closure of many key roads.

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.