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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Cold. Rain in the west & north, mostly clearing. Generally dry in the far south.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with fog patches. Light showers in Bass Strait & east coast clearing.

  • Wednesday Cold morning with fog patches. The odd shower in the east and north.

  • Thursday Cold morning with fog patches. Isolated showers in the north, later in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 03/07 Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07


King Island Ap






King Island Ap




Mt Wellington


Lake Leake





WNW 27km/h

Cape Grim


Maatsuyker Is


Cape Grim


Cape Grim
no rain last hr Wettest


Mt Read


Melbourne Bay


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

(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 %
Showers easing
7 13 90% 1-5mm Nil NE 15 84 N 18 74
Mostly sunny
4 13 10% < 1mm Slight N 11 80 N 14 56
Possible shower
1 12 90% 1-5mm High NNE 2 100 NNW 10 76
Possible shower
3 14 90% < 1mm Moderate NNW 15 94 NNW 16 67
Possible shower
6 13 80% 1-5mm Nil N 19 94 N 22 75
Mostly sunny
3 14 10% < 1mm Moderate NNW 13 81 N 15 62
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Weather News

Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

18:08 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.

How to escape from a flooded car: Safety driving expert shares his three tips

16:22 EST

Queensland has had more than its share of severe flood events in recent years, yet despite authorities' repeated warnings, drivers have continued to cross flooded roadways.

Fog forces RFDS flight carrying patients to Perth to land on Rottnest Island

15:40 EST

A Royal Flying Doctor Service aircraft has been forced to land on Rottnest Island with two patients on board because of the thick fog in Perth.