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Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow to sea level rising during day.

  • Tuesday Strong, cold, showery winds. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow near sea level rising during day.

  • Wednesday Strong, cold winds easing. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow to 300m.

  • Thursday Cold winds easing. Light showers west & south. Snow to 600m. Early frost, sunnier in northeast.

  • Friday Cold morning inland with some frost. Partly cloudy & cold day. Few showers in the west.

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

7.8°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

13.1°C

Bicheno

12.5°C

Bridport

14.9°C

Bicheno

14.9°C

Bicheno

-7.3°C

Liawenee
Coldest

-4.1°C

Mt Wellington

-4.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

W 46km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

118km/h

Maatsuyker Is

137km/h

Maatsuyker Is

140km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

35.2mm

Mount Victoria

10.6mm

Mt Hartz

34.0mm

Zeehan

24.0mm

Maydena
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

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Weather News

Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

20:13 EST

Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.