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Tasmanian Weather

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Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in west, south & parts of east. Early fog/frost patches in north then dry.

  • Thursday Cold conditions throughout. Isolated light showers, coasts.

  • Friday Early fog/frost in north & east then mainly dry. Light showers in west and far south.

  • Saturday Showers in the west. Mostly cloudy. Fresh westerly winds.

  • Sunday Showers, heaviest over western parts. Cool conditions, gusty N tending W winds..

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/08 Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08

10.3°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

15.1°C

Swansea

14.3°C

Friendly Beach

14.6°C

Bicheno

20.0°C

Swansea

-2.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-3.7°C

Mt Wellington

-4.7°C

Lake Leake

-4.5°C

Lake Leake

-7.0°C

Liawenee

SW 46km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is

75km/h

Maatsuyker Is

74km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.0mm

South Queenstown

8.8mm

Mt Read

10.8mm

Zeehan

16.6mm

Mt Read
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

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Weather News

NSW weather: Search for man missing in floodwaters as severe weather hits

21:00 EST

Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.

Queensland farmers rejoice after late winter rain fills in gaps

16:57 EST

After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.

Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.