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Tasmanian Weather

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Mon 16:05 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Cloud and warmer northerly winds increasing. Rain developing in north. Generally dry in south.

  • Tuesday Cloudy with rain and showers. Cool conditions and windy throughout the day.

  • Wednesday A few showers in the far south, dry elsewhere. Cool in the west, warm east of the ranges.

  • Thursday Showers along the west coast. Mostly dry in the north and east.

  • Friday Light showers in the west, dry in the east. Cool throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01

30.4°C

Ouse
Hottest

21.7°C

Wynyard Ap

24.8°C

Swansea

29.1°C

Fingal

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

16.5°C

Mt Hartz
Coldest

1.5°C

Mt Wellington

0.7°C

Liawenee

4.4°C

Butlers Gorge

-2.7°C

Liawenee

NNE 31km/h

Tasman Island
Windiest

112km/h

Eddystone Point

79km/h

Mt Hartz

68km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

60.2mm

Gray

5.8mm

Mt Read

0.2mm

Yolla

3.8mm

King Island Ap
Tasmania's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.2°C at
Scamander in 2009
Lowest 2.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 2009
Highest 25.6°C at
Risdon in 1962
Lowest -4.0°C at
Liawenee in 2000
Highest 265.0mm at
Scamander in 2011

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
13 22 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 21 50% < 1mm Nil SW 11 68 WSW 17 52
Mostly sunny
13 24 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 14 56 SSW 16 47
Mostly sunny
15 23 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 24 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 23 40% < 1mm Nil S 8 65 NNW 15 45
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Weather News

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

10:39 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.