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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Tue 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Light showers in north and west. Dry elsewhere. Cloud and wind increasuiing later.

  • Thursday Cloudy & windy. Rain in north, west & centre. Snow to 600m later. The odd light shower in east.

  • Friday Windy with showers and small hail, mainly in west. Snow to 600m.

  • Saturday Windy with showers and small hail, mainly in west. Snow to 500m.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/07 Mon 27/07 Tue 28/07

10.4°C

Swan Island
Hottest

12.4°C

Maria Is

14.4°C

Bridport

16.0°C

Eddystone Point

17.8°C

Bicheno

-0.5°C

Fingal
Coldest

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington

-2.3°C

Mt Wellington
 

-9.3°C

Liawenee

W 55km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

138km/h

Cape Grim

100km/h

Tasman Island

79km/h

Mt Hartz
-

0.6mm last hr

Maatsuyker Is
Wettest

36.4mm

Loongana

51.4mm

Mt Read
 

73.8mm

South Forest
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
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers increasing
4 11 90% 5-10mm Slight SW 22 81 W 30 64
Windy with showers
4 10 90% 10-20mm Slight SW 20 91 NW 33 73
Possible shower
3 12 80% 1-5mm Moderate W 18 70 WNW 24 41
Showers increasing
2 12 90% 1-5mm Moderate SW 20 85 W 26 55
Late shower
2 12 80% 1-5mm Moderate SW 20 81 W 22 47
Showers increasing
0 11 90% 5-10mm High NW 7 98 WNW 22 59
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Parts of NSW on track for coldest July in around 17 years

19:12 EST

For many across New South Wales, July has been a cold month and for the younger generation, many won't be able to remember a month so cold.

Melbourne on target for coldest July in 17 years

14:23 EST

Melbourne is struggling through a July more typical of the mid 1900's.