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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

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

  • Thursday Showers, predominately in west. Cool to cold throughout.

  • 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.

  • Sunday Cool to cold with strong westerly winds. Showers, mostly confined to the west.

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

16.3°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

14.7°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

King Island Ap

17.6°C

Low Rocky Point

20.0°C

Swansea

5.2°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-6.7°C

Liawenee

-3.7°C

Liawenee

0.3°C

Lake Leake

-7.0°C

Liawenee

NNW 38km/h

Maatsuyker Is
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

30.0mm

Latrobe

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 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
16:30 EST
W 35 43 12.8 11.1 9.9 89 2 1.8 1009.5
17:10 EST
WNW 19 20 12.8 10.5 11.0 86 2 2.8 1008.5
17:10 EST
NE 13 17 13.6 10.8 12.6 83 2 0.2 1006.2
17:10 EST
WNW 26 41 6.1 5.7 1.8 97 1 1.4 -
17:10 EST
WNW 17 20 7.3 4.4 4.3 82 1 0.0 1007.5
17:10 EST
WNW 9 11 14.8 6.4 14.5 57 4 0.0 -
17:10 EST
NNW 17 19 12.9 10.9 11.3 88 1 0.4 -
17:10 EST
W 28 31 13.2 9.8 10.9 80 2 0.0 1011.5
17:10 EST
WNW 28 33 13.5 11.4 11.2 87 2 0.4 1010.6
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