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Wed 12:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Patchy light showers, mainly in the south. West to southwesterly winds.

  • Thursday Showers along the west coast. Cool throughout, light winds.

  • Friday Mostly sunny with light winds. Cool throughout.

  • Saturday Light winds and mostly clear skies. Cool to mild throughout.

  • Sunday Generally dry and sunny throughout. Light and variable winds.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09 Tue 02/09

15.1°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

20.0°C

Swansea

19.7°C

Swansea

16.0°C

Bridport

19.7°C

Swansea

2.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

2.7°C

Maydena

-3.4°C

Mt Wellington

-3.0°C

Mt Wellington

-3.4°C

Mt Wellington

NW 35km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

77km/h

Maria Is

70km/h

Eddystone Point
-

0.2mm last hr

Warra
Wettest

15.2mm

Strahan Ap

18.4mm

Quamby Bluff

10.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

10.4mm

Maatsuyker Is
Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

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 %
Sunny
8 15 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 8 66 WNW 16 61
Clearing shower
3 14 50% < 1mm Moderate NW 8 83 W 19 57
Mostly sunny
6 17 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 18 62 SW 14 41
Mostly sunny
5 16 5% < 1mm Slight W 8 77 NNW 11 55
Sunny
5 16 50% < 1mm Slight W 7 70 E 8 52
Frost then sunny
1 18 5% < 1mm High NNW 1 84 NNW 12 45
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Weather News

Frosty mornings for Tasmania

14:26 EST

Tasmania woke to a cold and frosty morning with road weather alerts issued for some areas due to icy conditions and there are more cold mornings to come.

Barrington Tops dusted with snow

13:30 EST

Residents of the Barrington Tops have a blanket of snow cover after the latest cold front crossed the Hunter Valley.

Slimy algae offers cheaper and quicker cattle feed supplement in dry weather

13:10 EST

New technology could allow cattle graziers to grow their own feed supplements deep in the murky waters of an algae pond.