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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Light showers in north and west. Dry elsewhere. Cloud and wind increasuiing later.

  • Thursday Cloudy & windy. Rain in north, west & centre. Snow to 700m later. The odd light shower in east.

  • Friday Windy with showers and small hail, mainly in west. Snow to 600m.

  • Saturday Windy with showers and small hail, mainly in west. Snow to 400m.

  • Sunday Windy, showers, small hail, mainly north & west. Snow lowering to 200m later.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/07 Mon 27/07 Tue 28/07

11.6°C

Hobart
Hottest

12.4°C

Maria Is

14.4°C

Bridport

16.6°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

Bicheno

0.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington

-2.3°C

Mt Wellington

-1.7°C

Fingal

-9.3°C

Liawenee

NW 50km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

138km/h

Cape Grim

100km/h

Tasman Island

79km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.4mm

Loongana

51.4mm

Mt Read

27.0mm

Mt Read

27.0mm

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
2 10 60% 1-5mm Moderate SSW 31 73 SW 34 62
Possible shower
2 9 70% 1-5mm Moderate NW 25 69 W 32 50
Possible shower
-1 10 30% < 1mm Severe N 13 80 W 25 52
Frost then sunny
1 11 30% < 1mm High SW 29 69 SW 30 48
Windy with showers
2 9 90% 5-10mm Moderate WSW 26 89 W 32 73
Possible shower
0 11 70% 1-5mm High SW 28 67 SW 30 49
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Weather News

Interior set to turn up the winter warmth this weekend

15:35 EST

Chilly weather will quickly turn to very warm and windy conditions this weekend over many parts of Australia's interior this weekend.

Grantham floods inquiry: Former quarry owner Denis Wagner gives evidence

14:09 EST

The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 Grantham flood says a safety bund appeared to be man made and may have been built without his knowledge.

Significant winter drink for southwest WA

13:54 EST

Rain in southwestern parts of Western Australia has provided some places with the best drink in over a year, but more is yet to come.