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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Cold. Rain in the west & north, heaviest in north. Generally dry in the far south.

  • Monday Cold. Rain in the west & north, mostly clearing. Generally dry in the far south.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with fog patches. Light showers in Bass Strait & east coast clearing.

  • Wednesday Cold morning with fog patches. The odd shower in the east and north.

  • Thursday Cold morning with fog patches. Isolated showers in the north, later in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 02/07 Fri 03/07 Sat 04/07

13.3°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

13.4°C

Bridport

14.4°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

Bicheno

-1.5°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.9°C

Liawenee

-3.1°C

Lake Leake

-3.0°C

Liawenee

-6.1°C

Liawenee

NW 35km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

98km/h

Cape Grim

109km/h

Maatsuyker Is

98km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

18.2mm

Waratah

57.6mm

Mt Read

29.0mm

Melbourne Bay

41.0mm

Swan Island
Tasmania's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.0°C at
Swansea in 1975
Lowest -4.8°C at
Mt Wellington in 1991
Highest 14.5°C at
Swansea in 1985
Lowest -12.5°C at
Butlers Gorge in 1983
Highest 137.4mm at
Strathgordon in 2013

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 %
Showers
5 12 90% 1-5mm Slight ESE 18 82 ENE 18 73
Mostly sunny
2 13 40% < 1mm Moderate NE 13 83 NNE 23 70
Sunny
1 12 5% < 1mm High N 10 80 N 14 53
Mostly sunny
2 14 70% < 1mm Moderate NNE 9 75 NNE 12 59
Frost then sunny
2 14 5% < 1mm Moderate NNE 10 74 N 13 57
Possible shower
-2 12 70% < 1mm Severe E 1 100 N 7 67
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15:40 EST

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