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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Cold. Rain in the west & north, mostly clearing. Generally dry in the far south.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with fog patches. Light showers in Bass Strait & east coast clearing.

  • Wednesday Cold morning with fog patches. The odd shower in the east and north.

  • Thursday Cold morning with fog patches. Isolated showers in the north, later in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 03/07 Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07

11.7°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

14.4°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

King Island Ap

17.8°C

Bicheno

-4.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-3.1°C

Lake Leake

-3.0°C

Liawenee

-4.0°C

Mt Wellington

-6.1°C

Liawenee

S 44km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

109km/h

Maatsuyker Is

98km/h

Cape Grim

75km/h

Cape Grim
-

0.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

57.6mm

Mt Read

29.0mm

Melbourne Bay

56.0mm

Swan Island

56.2mm

Swan Island
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
(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 %
Rain clearing
5 11 90% 1-5mm Slight ESE 17 78 ESE 23 79
Mostly cloudy
5 9 20% < 1mm Slight SSE 11 66 SW 17 49
Rain clearing
4 10 80% < 1mm Slight SE 9 100 SE 14 69
Rain clearing
4 11 80% < 1mm Slight SSE 18 100 SSE 21 64
Rain clearing
6 11 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 100 E 13 76
Rain clearing
3 11 30% < 1mm Moderate SSE 14 84 SSE 18 54
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