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Tasmanian Weather

Wed 14:56 EST
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Cold morning with fog patches. The odd shower in the east and north.

  • Thursday Cold morning with fog patches. Isolated showers in the north, later in the west.

  • Friday A few showers in the north and west. Cool to cold and cloudy elsewhere but mainly dry.

  • Saturday Showers, heaviest in the north. Cool and cloudy. Winds increasing in the W.

  • Sunday WIndy with showers throughout, heaviest in the NE. Cool and cloudy, Winds easing later.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07 Tue 07/07


Eddystone Point


King Island Ap


King Island Ap


King Island Ap


Scotts Peak Dam


Butlers Gorge


Mt Wellington


Butlers Gorge






Mt Read


Cape Grim


Eddystone Point


Eddystone Point
no rain last hr Wettest


Swan Island


Flinders Island


Mt Hartz


Mt Hartz
Tasmania's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.0°C at
Swansea in 1975
Lowest -4.8°C at
Mt Wellington in 1991
Highest 14.5°C at
Swansea in 1985
Lowest -12.5°C at
Butlers Gorge in 1983
Highest 137.4mm at
Strathgordon in 2013

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

(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 %
Clearing shower
5 12 50% 1-5mm Slight SSW 19 80 SSW 22 64
Possible shower
6 11 80% 5-10mm Nil WNW 15 75 W 22 63
Clearing shower
3 12 70% 1-5mm Moderate SW 4 85 SSW 14 58
Possible shower
4 13 70% 1-5mm Slight S 19 85 SSE 24 67
5 10 80% 1-5mm Slight WNW 12 90 NE 21 78
Clearing shower
4 13 80% 1-5mm Slight SSW 17 80 S 22 67
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Weather News

Senator changes mind and says sorry to people of Tennant Creek about weather radar closure

17:13 EST

When the Tennant Creek weather radar was closed last week, Senator for the Northern Territory, Nigel Scullion, released a statement saying the radar was no longer viable.

Patchy clouds with a chance of excitement for Game III

12:46 EST

Origin Game III, the decider, is on tonight at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

11:06 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.