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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 16:05 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Patchy light rain and gusty winds. Hot in the north before afternoon change.

  • Wednesday Showers clearing in the afternoon. Windy. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Thursday Dry with clear skies throughout. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Friday Showers throughout, heaviest in the northeast. Mild in the south, warmer in the north.

  • Saturday Mostly dry and sunny throughout. Cool in the south, mild over central and north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 14/01 Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01

27.7°C

Fingal
Hottest

26.1°C

Swansea

25.1°C

Ross

28.7°C

Fingal

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

11.1°C

Mt Hartz
Coldest

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

2.1°C

Liawenee

3.4°C

Butlers Gorge

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

NW 48km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is

100km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

16.8mm

Mt Read

6.6mm

Mt Read

1.0mm

Strahan Ap

1.0mm

Strahan 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 %
Mostly sunny
13 23 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 20 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 76 W 20 66
Possible shower
12 22 10% < 1mm Nil W 14 60 W 20 49
Mostly sunny
12 22 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 23 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 24 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 6 72 NW 13 46
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Weather News

Fire fuel loads increase after recent heat in NSW

16:34 EDT

Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.

Queensland weather: Heatwave conditions to return on Wednesday

13:46 EDT

A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

11:37 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.