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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Showers across the east, some heavy. Partly cloudy and cool in the west.

  • Monday Light showers about the southeast and west. Cold throughout.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny after a chilly start. Chance late showers in the west.

  • Wednesday Showers in the north and west. Mostly sunny and dry in the east.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08

10.0°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

16.8°C

Bridport

13.7°C

Burnie

15.0°C

Burnie

20.0°C

Swansea

-2.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington
 

-11.1°C

Liawenee

S 51km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is

88km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.6mm

Upper Esk

98.0mm

Swansea
 

98.0mm

Swansea
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

Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.

Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity

13:36 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

12:56 EST

Snow has affected some roads in Tasmania's south, prompting police to warn drivers to use extreme caution after a number of motorists were left stranded on Friday night.