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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Tue 15:13 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.

  • Saturday Cold start throughout with some frost. Mostly sunne and dry. Chance showers in 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

12.0°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

12.5°C

Bridport

14.9°C

Bicheno

10.0°C

Cape Sorell

14.9°C

Bicheno

-1.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.0°C

Liawenee

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

W 62km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

137km/h

Maatsuyker Is

140km/h

Cape Grim

105km/h

Cape Grim
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

10.6mm

Mt Hartz

34.0mm

Zeehan

22.0mm

Scotts Peak Dam

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
(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
3 12 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 14 87 SSW 15 64
Possible shower
5 11 40% < 1mm Slight SSW 5 89 SSW 8 73
Possible shower
4 11 20% < 1mm Slight WNW 14 74 SW 14 54
Mostly sunny
2 12 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 14 80 SE 9 56
Mostly sunny
3 12 20% < 1mm Moderate WSW 16 75 SW 14 57
Frost then sunny
-2 13 5% < 1mm Severe Calm 100 SW 6 53
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Weather News

Public meeting set to challenge Tennant Creek weather radar closure

14:46 EST

The Federal Government decision to shut down the Barkly region weather radar station has led to a public meeting due to be held tomorrow at 5pm in Tennant Creek.

Coastal QLD missing winter rain

13:24 EST

After the wettest June in 72 years of records at Cairns, July's monthly rain was slightly below average, recording 25mm compared to 178mm the month before.

Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears

13:04 EST

Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.