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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 10:05 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Warm-to-hot statewide. Dry and mostly sunny. Light winds.

  • Saturday Scattered showers throughout the day. Mild to warm throughout.

  • Sunday Showers confined to N & W, mostly dry elsewhere. Warm in the south & east, milder in the west.

  • Monday Becoming sunnier. Mostly dry throughout. Mild with light winds.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01 Thu 18/01

35.3°C

Fingal
Hottest

27.2°C

Launceston

31.0°C

Ouse

36.3°C

Ouse

36.3°C

Ouse

14.1°C

Maatsuyker Is
Coldest

1.0°C

Liawenee

1.1°C

Butlers Gorge

9.5°C

Maydena

-0.1°C

Mt Wellington

SW 38km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

51km/h

Scotts Peak Dam

57km/h

Mt Wellington

96km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Marrawah

0.4mm

Cape Grim

0.2mm

King Island Ap

0.2mm

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 %
Drizzle
15 23 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 23 20% < 1mm Nil S 14 71 SSW 25 52
Drizzle clearing
14 20 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 65 SE 19 54
Drizzle
16 22 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Drizzle
14 21 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Drizzle
16 29 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 10 69 NNW 10 41
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Weather News

Australian Open: Heat policy needs to be looked at, Djokovic says, but Federer maintains his cool

10:14 EDT

The hottest topic of the Australian Open is once again the heat after a day in which Melbourne sweltered and players just about got roasted on court.

Melbourne set to hit 42C as Victoria warned of severe fire threat

10:08 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — are bracing for a 42C stinker today, as energy authorities flag the possibility of curtailing some industrial power users and firefighters prepare for severe risks.

Parts of Australia to pass 40C today as others brace for a hot weekend

09:57 EDT

Very hot and dry conditions have been forecast across the country today and over the weekend, fuelling warnings of extreme fire danger in some states.