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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 16:28 EST
Current Warnings
 

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

9.7°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

18.0°C

Bicheno

17.0°C

Triabunna

15.9°C

Bicheno

15.9°C

Bicheno

-3.5°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-6.4°C

Liawenee

-6.1°C

Liawenee

-3.9°C

Mt Wellington

-6.1°C

Liawenee

WSW 51km/h

Mt Hartz
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

28.2mm

Zeehan

28.0mm

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

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 %
Possible shower
7 13 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 24 84 WSW 21 66
Clearing shower
6 12 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 21 73 NW 24 48
Clearing shower
5 14 60% < 1mm Slight N 11 100 WNW 14 56
Clearing shower
5 15 60% < 1mm Slight WNW 24 82 WSW 18 56
Showers easing
6 12 90% 1-5mm Nil SW 16 100 SW 14 70
Clearing shower
4 14 30% < 1mm Slight W 19 71 WSW 21 50
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