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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 16:06 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Windy. Showers heaviest and frequent in west. Colder. Snow lowering to 600 metres.

  • Sunday Cold. Showers, mainly in the west and south. Light highland snow clearing.

  • Monday Windy with showers throughout. Mild morning. Heavy showers and chance storm in the west.

  • Tuesday Frequent showers in the east with mild easterlies. Cloudy in the west with some early showers.

  • Wednesday A cold frosty morning. Showers mainly in the east. Northerly winds increasing in the afternoon.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 01/07 Thu 02/07 Fri 03/07

14.2°C

Launceston
Hottest

15.9°C

Bicheno

13.4°C

Bridport

14.4°C

Bicheno

16.1°C

St Helens Ap

-1.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-3.9°C

Mt Wellington

-4.9°C

Liawenee

-3.1°C

Lake Leake

-6.1°C

Liawenee

WNW 53km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

98km/h

Cape Grim

109km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

28.2mm

Zeehan

18.2mm

Waratah

57.6mm

Mt Read

11.0mm

Low Rocky Point
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 %
Showers increasing
5 13 90% 5-10mm Slight SW 13 85 SW 17 64
Sunny
4 13 70% 1-5mm Slight NNW 9 83 W 13 59
Late shower
1 12 90% 1-5mm High NNW 4 100 SW 10 70
Late shower
3 13 90% < 1mm Moderate NW 16 93 SW 16 65
Showers
5 11 90% 5-10mm Slight NW 11 100 SW 17 82
Sunny
2 13 70% < 1mm Moderate NNW 12 91 SW 14 63
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