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Thu 19:28 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Showers in the west and centre. Gusty and cloudy throughout.

  • Friday Windy with rain in NW & SW, with highland snow. Mostly dry and sunny in NE and SE.

  • Saturday Showers in NW. Mostly sunny in NE. Showers SW. Windy highlands. Clearing shower SE.

  • Sunday Showers clearing from the northwest. Partly cloudy and cold as showers clear.

  • Monday Showers increasing from the northwest. Cold and very windy.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 16/07 Tue 17/07 Wed 18/07

11.2°C

Low Head
Hottest

15.2°C

Friendly Beach

18.1°C

Friendly Beach

15.3°C

Friendly Beach

18.9°C

Friendly Beach

-1.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

0.3°C

Ouse

-2.3°C

Mt Wellington

-1.4°C

Mt Wellington

-8.2°C

Liawenee

W 48km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

101km/h

Mt Read

144km/h

Mt Wellington

122km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

49.4mm

Mt Read

49.5mm

Zeehan

77.4mm

Mt Read

77.0mm

Mt Read
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 easing
4 13 60% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Showers easing
6 13 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 16 91 NNE 25 74
Mostly sunny
4 14 30% < 1mm Slight N 15 75 NNE 13 61
Possible shower
4 14 30% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
3 14 20% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Showers
1 13 70% 1-5mm High NE 1 98 N 12 78
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Weather News

Wet weekend ahead for Perth, South West as trio of cold fronts loom

19:07 EST

Gusty showers, storms and a huge swell will hit Perth and the south-west of the state over the weekend as three cold fronts approach Western Australia in rapid succession.

Another frosty weekend ahead

13:48 EST

There have been some remarkably low temperatures recorded across Australia during the last week and more frosty starts are just around the corner.

Great Barrier Reef coral recovery slows significantly over 18-year period

12:31 EST

Over the last three decades the Great Barrier Reef has been hit by a series of intense cyclones, bleaching, crown of thorn starfish outbreaks and flood events that have caused well-documented, but reparable damage.