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Tasmanian Weather

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Mon 16:07 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

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

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny after a chilly start. Chance of early shower or two in the east.

  • 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.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly in the west and south. Partly cloudy in east but dry. Cool to cold.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08 Sun 30/08

13.4°C

Launceston
Hottest

13.7°C

Burnie

15.1°C

Burnie

13.8°C

Luncheon Hill

20.0°C

Swansea

0.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-2.8°C

Mt Wellington

-2.1°C

Liawenee

-11.1°C

Liawenee

S 48km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

88km/h

Cape Grim

64km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

50.4mm

Judbury

20.0mm

Mt Lloyd

7.4mm

Mt Hartz

50.4mm

Judbury
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
5 14 20% 1-5mm Slight SSW 7 73 WNW 11 59
Clearing shower
5 12 80% 1-5mm Slight W 6 84 W 10 66
Cloudy
5 14 10% < 1mm Slight N 14 64 WNW 10 45
Mostly sunny
3 13 30% < 1mm Moderate SE 9 68 NNE 10 54
Mostly sunny
3 14 10% < 1mm Moderate N 10 67 NNE 10 50
Frost then sunny
-1 15 30% < 1mm Severe Calm 81 NW 7 47
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