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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 22:00 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 to 600m.

  • Saturday Windy with showers and small hail, mainly in west. Snow to 400m.

  • Sunday Windy, showers, small hail, mainly north & west. Snow lowering to 200m later.

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

11.4°C

Dennes Point
Hottest

14.4°C

Bridport

16.6°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

Friendly Beach

17.8°C

Bicheno

0.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.3°C

Mt Wellington

-1.7°C

Fingal
 

-9.3°C

Liawenee

NW 51km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

100km/h

Tasman Island

79km/h

Mt Hartz

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.4mm

Mt Read

27.0mm

Mt Read
 

73.8mm

South Forest
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 %
Possible shower
3 11 80% 1-5mm Moderate W 29 81 WSW 30 67
Showers
3 10 90% 5-10mm Moderate W 30 94 WSW 33 74
Possible shower
2 11 60% 1-5mm Moderate NW 28 80 WSW 32 52
Frost then sunny
1 12 70% < 1mm High W 25 78 W 24 57
Frost then sunny
1 12 60% < 1mm High W 25 72 WSW 24 54
Frost then sunny
-1 11 70% < 1mm Severe NNW 16 100 W 27 61
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Weather News

Grantham floods inquiry: Former quarry owner Denis Wagner gives evidence

19:01 EST

The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 Grantham flood says a safety bund appeared to be man made and may have been built without his knowledge.

Interior set to turn up the winter warmth this weekend

15:35 EST

Chilly weather will quickly turn to very warm and windy conditions this weekend over many parts of Australia's interior this weekend.

Significant winter drink for southwest WA

13:54 EST

Rain in southwestern parts of Western Australia has provided some places with the best drink in over a year, but more is yet to come.