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Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Showers, mainly in the west, easing. Snow as low as 300 metres. Cold winds easing.

  • Friday Cold and frosty, foggy morning. Cloudy later. Showers in west later. Snow as low as 800 metres.

  • Saturday Windy. Showers heaviest and frequent in west. Colder. Snow lowering to 600 metres.

  • Sunday Cold. Showers, mainly in the west and south. Light highland snow clearing.

  • Monday Windy with showers throughout. Mild morning. Heavy showers and chance storm in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 29/06 Tue 30/06 Wed 01/07

12.7°C

Eddystone Point
Hottest

18.0°C

Bicheno

17.0°C

Triabunna

15.9°C

Bicheno

15.9°C

Bicheno

-2.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-6.4°C

Liawenee

-6.1°C

Liawenee

-4.0°C

Mt Wellington

-6.1°C

Liawenee

SSW 68km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

90km/h

Mt Hartz

81km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.8mm

South Queenstown

9.8mm

Mt Read

28.0mm

Warra

27.8mm

Warra
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

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