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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in west, south & parts of east. Early fog/frost patches in north then dry.

  • Thursday Cold conditions throughout. Isolated light showers, coasts.

  • Friday Early fog/frost in north & east then mainly dry. Light showers in west and far south.

  • Saturday Showers in the west. Mostly cloudy. Fresh westerly winds.

  • Sunday Showers, heaviest over western parts. Cool conditions, gusty N tending W winds..

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/08 Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08

10.0°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

15.1°C

Swansea

14.3°C

Friendly Beach

14.6°C

Bicheno

20.0°C

Swansea

-2.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-3.7°C

Mt Wellington

-4.7°C

Lake Leake

-4.5°C

Lake Leake

-7.0°C

Liawenee

SW 35km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is

75km/h

Maatsuyker Is

74km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.0mm

South Queenstown

8.8mm

Mt Read

10.8mm

Zeehan

16.6mm

Mt Read
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 %
Possible shower
4 13 50% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Showers
6 12 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 16 86 WNW 23 81
Mostly sunny
5 13 20% < 1mm Slight WNW 21 63 WNW 22 50
Mostly sunny
2 14 50% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
2 14 20% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Frost then sunny
0 14 50% < 1mm High NW 6 84 WNW 17 63
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Weather News

NSW weather: Search for man missing in floodwaters as severe weather hits

21:00 EST

Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.

Queensland farmers rejoice after late winter rain fills in gaps

16:57 EST

After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.

Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.