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Tasmanian Weather

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Sat 10:00 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

13.8°C

Smithton Ap
Hottest

15.5°C

Campania

16.8°C

Bridport

13.7°C

Burnie

20.0°C

Swansea

-0.5°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-5.0°C

Mt Wellington

-11.1°C

Liawenee

S 64km/h

Eddystone Point
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
3 13 5% < 1mm Moderate SSW 6 73 N 9 58
Mostly sunny
2 13 10% < 1mm Moderate ENE 3 80 WSW 6 55
Possible shower
5 12 40% < 1mm Slight WSW 13 74 SSE 11 59
Possible shower
4 13 30% < 1mm Slight SSE 22 79 S 20 64
Possible shower
4 13 40% 1-5mm Slight SSE 19 79 S 18 64
Frost then sunny
1 14 30% < 1mm High S 6 98 SSE 7 54
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Weather News

Wild weather for the Southwest

12:13 EST

A strong cold front is moving across the Southwest bringing gusty winds, heavy rain and the chance of some severe thunderstorms.

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

09:04 EST

Snow continues to affect 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.

Heavy snow in Tasmania leaves motorists stranded south of Hobart

08:42 EST

Snowfalls in southern Tasmania have trapped a number of cars on a highway south of Hobart.