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Tue 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold with gusty winds and heavy rain in the west. Showers and less cold in the east but windy.

  • Wednesday Rain and showers throughout. Snow higher ground. Gusty S'ly winds.

  • Thursday Strong northerly winds in the west. Showers in the northwest, dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Rain in the morning, heaviest in the north. Cool temperatures.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/07 Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07

12.4°C

Burnie Ntc
Hottest

16.0°C

Bicheno

16.0°C

Bicheno

13.0°C

Bridport

16.7°C

Bicheno

0.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.0°C

Ouse

-4.0°C

Mt Wellington
 

-10.4°C

Liawenee

WNW 55km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

111km/h

Scotts Peak Dam

107km/h

Maatsuyker Is

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

34.5mm

Lake Margaret

19.0mm

Mt Read
 

60.0mm

Mt Read
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

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 %
Showers
6 14 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Showers
6 15 90% 20-40mm Nil N 31 86 N 29 83
Showers
2 15 60% 1-5mm Moderate N 23 74 N 26 56
Showers increasing
3 15 80% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Showers increasing
1 16 60% 1-5mm High - - - -
Showers
1 14 80% 5-10mm High N 12 97 N 20 75
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16:38 EST

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