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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Fri 10:02 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Gusty southwesterly winds and showers. Cold throughout. Snow for highlands.

  • Saturday Blustery showers in the south and west. Dry but breezy in the east. Cool throughout.

  • Sunday Isolated showers easing. Breezy and cool throughout.

  • Monday Light showers in the north and west, drier east. Cold throughout, winds increasing in the evening.

  • Tuesday Showers in the west, mostly dry elsewhere. Breezy and cool throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 15/08 Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08

12.7°C

Eddystone Point
Hottest

17.0°C

Bicheno

17.0°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

Swansea

19.7°C

Swansea

-2.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-1.0°C

Lake Leake

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington

-4.0°C

Liawenee

-9.4°C

Liawenee

S 77km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

120km/h

Cape Grim

138km/h

Cape Grim

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.6mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

34.0mm

Mount Victoria

45.0mm

Warra

28.0mm

Warra

28.0mm

Warra
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 -11.1°C at
Liawenee in 2015
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers
5 12 70% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Late shower
4 12 70% < 1mm Slight N 14 74 N 16 52
Showers
2 11 80% 1-5mm Moderate NNE 4 99 N 10 77
Possible shower
3 12 80% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Showers
4 12 90% 5-10mm Slight NNE 18 86 N 21 73
Possible shower
3 13 70% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
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