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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with fog and frost patches. Light showers in Bass Strait & east coast clearing.

  • 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.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07


King Island Ap




King Island Ap


King Island Ap




Mt Wellington




Mt Wellington


Butlers Gorge



SSW 38km/h

Eddystone Point


Cape Grim


Cape Grim


Eddystone Point
no rain last hr Wettest


Melbourne Bay


Swan Island


Maria Is


Flinders Island
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

(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 %
Late shower
4 13 50% 1-5mm Slight SW 18 76 W 19 58
Possible shower
3 11 90% 1-5mm Moderate SSW 13 94 SSW 20 75
Mostly sunny
3 12 90% 1-5mm Moderate WSW 11 81 W 18 57
Clearing shower
3 13 60% 5-10mm Moderate SW 18 79 W 16 54
Mostly sunny
2 13 90% 5-10mm Moderate WSW 16 83 WNW 15 54
Frost then sunny
-1 12 60% 1-5mm Severe WSW 6 100 S 15 62
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Weather News

Drought worries grow in Victoria, South Australia with some areas having lowest rainfall on record

17:22 EST

Rainfall totals are the lowest on record over the past year for parts of western Victoria and south-eastern South Australia, weather forecasters are warning.

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce 'takes on board' concern that farmers are struggling to access drought loans

15:53 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has indicated he might be prepared to consider changes to improve the Federal Government's concessional loans scheme for drought-hit farmers.

Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

14:44 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.