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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 16:52 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Gusty showers in the southeast. Partly cloudy in the northwest. Cool at day.

  • Saturday Gusty showers, heavy in the east and south. Mostly dry over the northern fringe.

  • Sunday Showers across the east, some heavy. Partly cloudy and cool in the west.

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

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny after a chilly start. Chance late showers in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 25/08 Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08

11.0°C

Burnie Ntc
Hottest

15.4°C

Launceston

15.5°C

Campania

16.8°C

Bridport

20.0°C

Swansea

-5.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-7.0°C

Liawenee

-2.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-11.1°C

Liawenee

S 66km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

53km/h

Maatsuyker Is

48km/h

Hobart

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Lake St Clair

6.4mm

St Helens

10.6mm

Upper Esk

8.0mm

Sheffield
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 %
Clearing shower
3 14 20% < 1mm Moderate S 19 71 S 19 58
Clearing shower
3 12 60% < 1mm Moderate S 27 91 SSE 28 67
Rain
4 11 90% 5-10mm Slight W 33 81 S 30 65
Windy with rain
2 12 90% 5-10mm Moderate S 26 84 SSW 39 74
Windy with rain
2 12 90% 5-10mm Moderate S 33 86 SSW 37 72
Possible shower
-1 12 90% 1-5mm Severe WSW 12 100 S 22 66
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Weather News

Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity

16:35 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.

Weather bureau's outlook predicts wetter than average spring in western and central Australia

15:47 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology says spring could be wetter than normal for much of western and central Australia.

Southerlies soak parts of VIC

13:38 EST

A moisture laden southerly flow directed by an East Coast Low interacted with an upper cold pool over parts of Victoria yesterday producing persistent and heavy showers.