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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly dry in the NE, showers elsewhere. Windy. Cool in the west, mild-to-warm in the east.

  • Friday Late showers in the west, partly cloudy elsewhere. Cool in the west, mild in the east.

  • Saturday Cool-to-mild throughout, coldest in the south. Light showers, mainly in the west.

  • Sunday Widespread cloud. Mild throughout.

  • Monday Mostly clear and warm throughout. The odd coastal shower in the NE.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 11/12 Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12

30.4°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

26.4°C

Cressy

28.8°C

Fingal

32.0°C

Strahan Ap

32.0°C

Strahan Ap

9.8°C

Mt Hartz
Coldest

2.0°C

Liawenee

5.0°C

Butlers Gorge

11.0°C

Mt Wellington

-0.7°C

Liawenee

NW 70km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

70km/h

Mt Hartz

70km/h

Tasman Island

85km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Low Rocky Point

0.2mm

Scotts Peak Dam

5.0mm

Strahan Ap

5.0mm

Strahan Ap
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

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 %
Late shower
16 21 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
14 29 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 27 59 NNW 38 60
Mostly sunny
14 27 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 19 59 NNW 31 48
Late shower
16 23 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 25 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
14 28 90% 1-5mm Nil NE 8 70 NNW 27 48
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Weather News

Sydney weather: Temperatures forecast to push past 40C in western parts of the city

11:05 EDT

Much of NSW will swelter through its first heatwave of summer today, with temperatures in Sydney's west expected to soar above 40 degrees, but the city's east should be spared thanks to a sea breeze.

Burst of summer heat prompts fire ban in Sydney

10:00 EDT

Authorities have issued a total fire ban for Sydney today as the city's residents brace for the warmest day so far this season.

What is a heatwave?

15:40 EDT

A large portion of Australia is being affected by heatwave conditions this week.