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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Windy with showers in the south.

  • Wednesday Cool morning, warm at night. Northerly winds increasing. Light showers in W.

  • Thursday Gusty rainfall and storms. Strong E/NE Winds.

  • Friday Strong S winds, cool throughout. Showers easing.

  • Saturday Light showers in the west. Dry in the east. Strong winds in the south.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12


Dennes Point


Bushy Park


Friendly Beach


St Helens Ap


Bushy Park


Mt Wellington


Mt Read


Butlers Gorge


Butlers Gorge

WSW 57km/h

Mt Wellington


Mt Wellington


Maatsuyker Is


Maatsuyker Is
no rain last hr Wettest


Mt Read


Tasman Island


Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

(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 %
Mostly sunny
9 19 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 17 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 20 77 WNW 26 66
Possible shower
10 19 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 22 56 WNW 26 49
Mostly sunny
8 21 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 21 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 21 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 11 65 WNW 20 53
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.