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Tasmanian Weather

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Sun 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Brisk showers across the east, some heavy. Partly cloudy and cool in the west.

  • Monday Light showers about the southeast and west. Cold throughout.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny after a chilly start. Chance late showers in the west.

  • Wednesday Showers in the north and west. Partly cloud and dry in the east.

  • Thursday Gusty and cloudy across the north. Showers developing in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08

10.2°C

Eddystone Point
Hottest

16.8°C

Bridport

13.7°C

Burnie

15.1°C

Burnie

20.0°C

Swansea

-1.1°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-2.8°C

Mt Wellington

-11.1°C

Liawenee

SSE 31km/h

Low Head
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

88km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.6mm

Upper Esk

50.4mm

Judbury

20.0mm

Mt Lloyd

9.2mm

Friendly Beach
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
4 12 30% < 1mm Slight SW 13 82 WSW 16 62
Possible shower
3 10 40% < 1mm Moderate S 10 80 WSW 16 61
Possible shower
4 11 50% 1-5mm Slight NNW 17 64 SSE 15 45
Late shower
4 11 30% < 1mm Slight SSW 21 83 ESE 18 72
Possible shower
3 11 50% 1-5mm Moderate SW 16 91 ESE 16 69
Mostly sunny
2 13 30% < 1mm Moderate NE 8 77 NW 11 45
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Weather News

Sydney's long spell of surf

13:50 EST

Sydney-siders have been spoilt for choice in the surf department over the past few days.

A thundery finish to winter for Queensland

12:26 EST

Severe thunderstorms sparked up just to the west of Lochington yesterday late morning, tearing through many parts of southeast Queensland into late last night.

Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.