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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 16:05 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 level rising from 600m early..

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

  • Sunday Windy, showers, small hail, mainly north & west. Snow to about 400m.

  • Monday Powerful and very cold W/SW winds. Snow to about 400m.

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

13.2°C

Hobart Ap
Hottest

14.4°C

Bridport

16.6°C

Bicheno

14.9°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

Bicheno

0.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.3°C

Mt Wellington

-1.7°C

Fingal

-0.4°C

Mt Wellington

-9.3°C

Liawenee

NW 81km/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

13.8mm

Mt Read

14.0mm

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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group 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
16:00 EST
NW 48 78 10.3 6.0 6.0 75 4 0.4 1004.3
16:30 EST
NE 6 15 9.0 3.0 8.3 66 2 0.0 -
16:30 EST
NNW 22 33 11.7 5.3 9.3 65 3 0.0 1010.0
16:30 EST
NW 43 67 12.6 1.5 9.3 46 11 0.0 998.3
16:30 EST
NNW 57 74 10.8 9.1 6.3 89 3 2.0 1006.7
16:30 EST
NNW 26 43 8.9 7.2 5.4 89 1 1.2 -
16:30 EST
NNW 33 57 1.9 0.7 -4.3 92 1 1.0 1000.7
16:30 EST
NW 33 56 3.4 3.1 -2.3 98 1 1.0 -
16:30 EST
N 31 46 8.7 7.3 4.7 91 2 1.8 1001.1
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15:28 EST

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Grantham flood inquiry: Former quarry owner says western embankment natural, not manmade

15:25 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.

Drought to be high on agenda of bush councils during talks in St George

11:28 EST

The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.