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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Fresh and showery winds in the west. Light showers and winds elsewhere.

  • Saturday Winds and showers increasing in north and west. Showers developing in the northwest.

  • Sunday Showers in the west, mostly dry elsewhere. Cold inland, cool along the coasts.

  • Monday Rain developing with an advancing front. Cold inland, cool along the coasts.

  • Tuesday Strong southwesterly winds with showers. Noticeable wind-chill across the state.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 26/07 Wed 27/07 Thu 28/07

12.0°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

13.5°C

Orford

13.9°C

Hobart

17.5°C

Bicheno

18.1°C

Bicheno

-2.1°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.7°C

Mt Wellington

-4.7°C

Mt Wellington

0.2°C

Mt Wellington

-6.5°C

Mt Wellington

W 57km/h

Cape Bruny
Windiest

120km/h

Maatsuyker Is

137km/h

Maatsuyker Is

122km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

58.4mm

Smithton Ap

68.2mm

Mt Read

34.6mm

Mt Read

35.0mm

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
6 13 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
7 13 50% 1-5mm Nil SW 22 69 SW 22 61
Mostly sunny
3 13 50% 1-5mm Moderate SW 10 81 SW 14 65
Possible shower
5 14 50% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Showers
7 11 80% 1-5mm Nil SSW 20 84 SSW 25 78
Showers
5 13 50% 10-20mm Slight - - - -
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17:39 EST

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Tasmania weather: Hydro report finds cloud seeding had no effect on Derwent Valley flooding

17:29 EST

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