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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 09:36 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Showers in the west, dry in the east. Strong westerly winds.

  • Friday Fresh and showery winds in the west. Mostly sunny in the east.

  • Saturday Winds and showers increasing in north and west. Cloud developing in the southeast.

  • Sunday Areas of heavy rain in the west and north. Cold inland, cool along the coasts.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 25/07 Tue 26/07 Wed 27/07

14.2°C

Hobart Ap
Hottest

15.4°C

Bicheno

13.5°C

Orford

14.0°C

Hobart

18.1°C

Bicheno

1.4°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.8°C

Mt Wellington

-4.7°C

Mt Wellington

-5.0°C

Mt Wellington

-6.5°C

Mt Wellington

NW 92km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

142km/h

Maatsuyker Is

120km/h

Maatsuyker Is

137km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

31.0mm

Lake Margaret

58.4mm

Smithton Ap

68.0mm

Mt Read

68.2mm

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
(group 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
5 14 60% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Clearing shower
6 14 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 33 64 WNW 34 52
Mostly sunny
5 14 30% < 1mm Slight NW 19 82 WNW 22 65
Mostly sunny
6 16 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers easing
7 12 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 33 87 WNW 29 81
Mostly sunny
5 16 40% < 1mm Slight - - - -
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18:30 EST

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