Fairfax Media Network

Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Tue 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers in the west and north. Breezy and cool throughout.

  • Wednesday Gusty showers in the west, dry in the east. Cool to cold throughout.

  • Thursday Wind and showers increasing. Cold throughout.

  • Friday Cold througout with showers. Windy. Snow possible later for highland areas.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08

12.3°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

13.8°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

Hobart

14.0°C

Friendly Beach

19.7°C

Swansea

-3.5°C

Fingal
Coldest

-5.6°C

Ross

-5.8°C

Liawenee
 

-9.4°C

Liawenee

NNW 44km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

72km/h

Maatsuyker Is

66km/h

Mt Hartz

70km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.0mm

Cygnet

10.0mm

Mt Read
 

56.2mm

Ringarooma
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 -11.1°C at
Liawenee in 2015
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 %
Possible shower
4 11 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Showers
3 12 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 10 80 W 16 67
Mostly sunny
3 12 30% < 1mm Moderate NW 14 68 WNW 20 52
Mostly sunny
2 13 20% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Frost then sunny
2 14 30% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Frost then sunny
-1 14 20% < 1mm Severe WSW 1 83 WNW 9 54
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.

Has Canberra's weather changed according to Bureau of Meteorology records?

17:01 EST

The weather is an ongoing topic of conversation for Canberrans and out-of-towners alike, who struggle to deal with its sub-zero temperatures in winter.

Snow blankets Trentham, parts of central Victoria as Melbourne shivers through wintry conditions

10:10 EST

Snow has blanketed parts of central Victoria this morning as cold, wintry conditions end any hope of an early spring for Melbourne.