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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 14:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy & windy. Rain in north, west & centre. Snow to 700m later. The odd light shower in east.

  • Friday Windy with showers and small hail, mainly in west. Snow level rising from 600m early..

  • Saturday Windy with showers and small hail, mainly in west. Snow to 600m.

  • Sunday Windy, showers, small hail, mainly north & west. Snow to about 400m.

  • Monday Powerful and very cold W/SW winds. Snow to about 400m.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/07 Tue 28/07 Wed 29/07

14.7°C

Hobart Ap
Hottest

14.4°C

Bridport

16.6°C

Bicheno

14.9°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

Bicheno

1.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.3°C

Mt Wellington

-1.7°C

Fingal

-0.3°C

Fingal

-9.3°C

Liawenee

NW 81km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

100km/h

Tasman Island

79km/h

Mt Hartz

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

51.4mm

Mt Read

27.0mm

Mt Read

14.0mm

Mt Read

14.0mm

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
3 12 50% 1-5mm Moderate W 29 71 W 36 68
Windy with showers
4 10 90% 10-20mm Slight W 25 89 WNW 35 81
Possible shower
3 11 60% 1-5mm Moderate NW 25 68 WNW 32 53
Late shower
1 12 60% < 1mm High W 25 73 W 32 60
Late shower
1 13 60% < 1mm High W 25 64 WNW 28 51
Possible shower
-1 12 60% < 1mm Severe NNW 12 85 WNW 26 60
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Weather News

Grantham flood inquiry: Former quarry owner says western embankment natural, not manmade

12:49 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.

Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia

12:45 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.

Drought to be high on agenda of bush councils during talks in St George

11:28 EST

The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.