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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Wed 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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
Mon 27/07 Tue 28/07 Wed 29/07

11.7°C

Burnie Ntc
Hottest

14.4°C

Bridport

16.6°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

Friendly Beach

17.8°C

Bicheno

0.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.3°C

Mt Wellington

-1.7°C

Fingal
 

-9.3°C

Liawenee

NW 55km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

100km/h

Tasman Island

79km/h

Mt Hartz

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.4mm

Mt Read

27.0mm

Mt Read
 

73.8mm

South Forest
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
00:35 EST
NNW 44 63 10.6 4.6 6.5 66 5 2.4 1021.0
00:40 EST
N 22 28 9.3 6.6 6.3 83 2 7.2 1019.2
00:40 EST
NNW 35 46 10.5 2.9 6.9 59 5 0.0 1017.4
00:40 EST
WNW 50 57 3.4 3.0 -3.5 97 2 0.2 -
00:40 EST
NW 24 31 1.7 -0.1 -3.6 88 1 0.0 1018.3
00:40 EST
NNW 17 20 9.0 2.3 6.4 63 3 0.0 -
00:40 EST
NNW 13 19 8.7 7.4 6.6 91 1 0.6 -
00:40 EST
N 31 35 10.3 5.7 6.8 73 3 0.2 1021.5
00:40 EST
NW 28 33 10.7 5.0 7.6 68 3 0.0 1024.7
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Weather News

Grantham floods inquiry: Former quarry owner Denis Wagner gives evidence

19:01 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.

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.

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.