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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain followed by showers, mostly west. Cool westerly winds.

  • Thursday Showers in west and interior. Alpine snow possible. Chance showers in the east.

  • Friday Showers in the west. Mostly dry in the northeast. Cool and mostly cloudy.

  • Saturday Rain clearing the east, showers in the west. Cool and breezy.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 28/08 Mon 29/08 Tue 30/08

12.7°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

14.7°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

King Island Ap

18.0°C

Low Rocky Point

20.0°C

Swansea

4.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-6.7°C

Liawenee

-3.7°C

Liawenee
 

-7.0°C

Liawenee

NW 46km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

75km/h

Mt Hartz

64km/h

Mt Read

83km/h

Mt Read
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.6mm

Mt Read

0.4mm

Mathinna
 

50.6mm

South Queenstown
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 -11.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1974
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

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 %
Mostly sunny
6 15 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 16 10% < 1mm Nil NW 19 62 WNW 16 47
Mostly sunny
3 17 10% < 1mm Moderate NW 4 88 NW 14 63
Sunny
4 16 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
8 13 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 16 91 NW 18 81
Sunny
4 18 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
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Weather News

Rain flows off Uluru after burst of wet weather in Central Australia

15:21 EST

Rain has been filmed streaming down Uluru after another burst of wet weather in what has proved to be a damp year for Central Australia.

Flooding to end Victoria's wet winter

13:09 EST

A band of rain sweeping over Victoria may cause flooding in the state's north and northeast in the next 24 hours.

Wet winter almost over for Tasmania

11:25 EST

Parts of northern Tasmania are having one of the wettest winters on record, but it isn't over yet.