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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Clearing shower in the NW. Mostly cloudy in the NE. Cloudy in the south. Windy over the highlands.

  • Thursday Showers in the NW. Mostly sunny in the NE. Showers in the SW. Fog then sunny in the SE.

  • Friday Showers in the NW. Mostly cloudy in the NE . Showers in the south. Windy over the highlands.

  • Saturday Thunderstorms in the NW. Mostly sunny in the NE. Showers in the south. Windy over the highlands.

  • Sunday Mostly cloudy in the NW. Mostly sunny in the NE. Showers in the south. Windy over the highlands.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/06 Mon 18/06 Tue 19/06

12.6°C

Low Head
Hottest

14.9°C

Devonport Ap

13.6°C

Wynyard Ap

14.0°C

Eddystone Point

18.4°C

Friendly Beach

1.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington

-5.0°C

Liawenee

-4.2°C

Butlers Gorge

-6.3°C

Liawenee

N 44km/h

Cape Sorell
Windiest

94km/h

Cape Grim

77km/h

Eddystone Point

83km/h

Mt Read
-
no rain last hr Wettest

24.4mm

Friendly Beach

3.0mm

Cape Bruny

2.0mm

Friendly Beach

2.0mm

Friendly Beach
Tasmania's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.4°C at
Low Head in 1895
Lowest -4.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1973
Highest 15.9°C at
Flinders Island in 2016
Lowest -13.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 215.9mm at
Kingston in 1954

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
4 12 20% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Showers
6 12 70% 1-5mm Nil W 21 83 W 27 77
Possible shower
5 12 40% < 1mm Slight WNW 25 71 W 26 61
Mostly sunny
2 13 5% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
3 13 30% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Frost then sunny
0 13 10% < 1mm High NNW 6 90 WNW 15 59
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Weather News

Clear signs of drought in western NSW

21:05 EST

The prospect of El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is troubling for parched western NSW, where some places are experiencing their driest year to date in more than five decades.

Young farmers taught 'drought driving' skills as country roads plagued by millions of 'roos

14:26 EST

An initiative by Hay Inc in the New South Wales Riverina town of Hay is teaching young farmers life-saving 'drought driving' lessons on how to drive when faced with kangaroos on the road.

BOM declares a 50 per cent chance of El Nino this spring, possible dry and warm conditions ahead

13:31 EST

Warm and dry — that has been the story of the season, and now there is a good chance that is set to continue for south-east Australia.