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Tasmanian Weather

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Sat 16:07 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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.

  • Wednesday Showers in the north and west. Mostly sunny and dry in the east.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

11.5°C

Burnie Ntc
Hottest

15.5°C

Campania

16.8°C

Bridport

13.7°C

Burnie

20.0°C

Swansea

-1.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-11.1°C

Liawenee

S 62km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

48km/h

Hobart

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.4mm

St Helens

10.6mm

Upper Esk

98.0mm

Swansea

41.0mm

Warra
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 %
Sunny
2 11 5% < 1mm Moderate SSE 10 76 NW 8 59
Mostly sunny
3 12 10% < 1mm Moderate SSE 15 86 SSE 18 57
Showers
5 10 70% < 1mm Slight WSW 21 77 S 20 64
Possible shower
5 12 30% 1-5mm Slight S 30 73 S 30 66
Showers increasing
5 11 70% 1-5mm Slight S 27 77 S 27 69
Frost then sunny
1 13 30% < 1mm High S 13 92 SSE 16 53
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Weather News

Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.

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

13:36 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.

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

12:56 EST

Snow has affected some roads in Tasmania's south, prompting police to warn drivers to use extreme caution after a number of motorists were left stranded on Friday night.