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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

9.4°C

Cape Sorell
Hottest

12.5°C

Bridport

14.9°C

Bicheno

10.0°C

Cape Sorell

14.9°C

Bicheno

-2.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.0°C

Liawenee

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

NW 61km/h

Low Rocky Point
Windiest

137km/h

Maatsuyker Is

140km/h

Cape Grim

105km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.6mm

Mt Hartz

34.0mm

Zeehan

36.0mm

Maydena

22.4mm

Scotts Peak Dam
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

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
2 11 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 20 83 W 22 66
Clearing shower
3 11 20% < 1mm Moderate WNW 18 67 WSW 23 49
Frost then sunny
-2 12 5% < 1mm Severe NNE 2 91 W 11 49
Frost then sunny
1 12 5% < 1mm High SW 21 72 WSW 18 51
Showers
3 10 60% 1-5mm Moderate SW 11 87 SW 13 69
Mostly sunny
1 12 20% < 1mm High WSW 23 66 WSW 22 49
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Weather News

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

08:30 EST

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

Lake Macquarie school rallies for Dungog woman

06:19 EST

A Lake Macquarie school has rallied together to raise thousands of dollars for a Dungog woman who is trying to get back on her feet after the April super storm.

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

00:44 EST

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