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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in the north and west. Partly cloud and dry in the east.

  • Thursday Gusty and cloudy across the north. Showers developing in the northeast.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly in the west and south. Partly cloudy in east but dry. Cool to cold.

  • Saturday Showers about the west and south. Drier over the north and east. Gusty winds .

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08 Tue 01/09

14.4°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

13.8°C

Luncheon Hill

14.9°C

Eddystone Point

16.3°C

Launceston

16.3°C

Launceston

4.7°C

Tunnack
Coldest

-2.1°C

Liawenee

-3.6°C

Liawenee

-6.0°C

Liawenee

-6.0°C

Liawenee

E 37km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

64km/h

Eddystone Point

55km/h

Eddystone Point

42km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.0mm

Fern Tree

10.0mm

Mt Wellington

0.8mm

Cape Bruny

0.8mm

Cape Bruny
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 %
Mostly sunny
6 14 70% < 1mm Nil SW 11 74 WNW 11 63
Clearing shower
5 13 20% < 1mm Slight S 4 89 SW 7 57
Clearing shower
5 14 40% < 1mm Slight WSW 12 69 ESE 10 46
Mostly sunny
3 14 60% < 1mm Moderate SW 12 69 NE 10 57
Clearing shower
4 13 40% < 1mm Slight WSW 15 73 ENE 9 59
Frost then sunny
1 15 60% < 1mm High N 2 91 SSE 4 46
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Weather News

Drought-stricken Queensland endures dry, warm winter

10:29 EST

Queensland has just come out of a much warmer and drier winter than normal, with much of the drought-stricken state receiving almost no rain for the whole season, according to the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM).

Hunter comes out of the cold after 'average' winter

07:04 EST

Several significant cold snaps in July were the only remarkable weather events in what the Bureau of Meteorology has labelled an average winter.

NSW Upper Western wades through a wet winter

17:44 EST

Much of the state has seen great rainfall over winter, with only the north and central coast missing out.