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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Early fog/frost in north & east then generally dry. Light, isolated showers in the west.

  • Saturday Showers in the west. The odd shower elsewhere. Cold. Windy. Possible snow on the highlands.

  • Sunday Light, isolated showers, mainly inland, clearing. Brisk winds easing. Highland snow clearing.

  • Monday Early fog/frost patches then becoming sunnier. Mild northerly winds developing.

  • Tuesday Showers developing throughout the day. Mild in the northeast, cool elsewhere.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08 Thu 25/08

15.5°C

St Helens Ap
Hottest

14.6°C

Bicheno

14.6°C

Friendly Beach

15.3°C

Burnie

20.0°C

Swansea

1.3°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-4.5°C

Lake Leake

-4.9°C

Lake Leake

-4.1°C

Lake Leake

-7.0°C

Liawenee

NW 74km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

74km/h

Maatsuyker Is

59km/h

Maatsuyker Is

94km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.8mm

Zeehan

17.0mm

Mt Read

17.6mm

Mt Read

18.0mm

Mt Read
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 %
Possible shower
7 15 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
9 14 90% 5-10mm Nil N 16 93 NW 20 87
Clearing shower
9 17 90% 1-5mm Nil N 14 73 NW 13 56
Clearing shower
7 16 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
8 18 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
8 16 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 6 97 NW 17 78
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