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Tasmanian Weather

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Sat 16:05 EST
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Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Rain and showers in the west. Cool, gusty in the south. Snow over highlands.

  • Sunday Widespread showers and possible snow on peaks. Strong winds along the coast.

  • Monday Showers in the far south, cool to cold. Gusty coastal winds easing.

  • Tuesday Cloud thickening throughout. Rain in north & west. Winds freshing in northwest. Cold throughout.

  • Wednesday Patchy rain and cloud lingering. Cold throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 21/06 Thu 22/06 Fri 23/06

10.8°C

Swan Island
Hottest

13.9°C

Swan Island

15.5°C

Bridport

16.0°C

Orford

18.8°C

Campania

-1.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-7.5°C

Liawenee

-4.5°C

Ouse

-5.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Liawenee

NW 62km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

74km/h

Tasman Island

88km/h

Mt Wellington

135km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.2mm

South Queenstown

18.4mm

Mt Read

28.2mm

Catamaran

24.0mm

Lake St Clair
Tasmania's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.4°C at
Low Head in 1895
Lowest -4.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1973
Highest 15.9°C at
Flinders Island in 2016
Lowest -13.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 215.9mm at
Kingston in 1954

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Weather News

Skyrocketing beanies caused by winter

15:00 EST

We're now past the shortest day of the year and well into winter, so just how wintry is it in southeastern Australia? A weak cold front has just clipped Victoria and southeastern New South Wales, bringing with it frequent showers and fresh winds.

Either humid or calm - tricky month for drying clothes

12:39 EST

So far this winter much of southeastern Australian has either been too humid or too calm for the washing to dry as fast as it would normally at this time of year.

SA Power Networks paid $18.5m in compensation for December blackout

08:39 EST

A new report shows SA Power Networks paid more than $18.5 million to households that lost power in The figure was included in two reports released by the Essential Services Commission of SA (ESCOSA) into the December storm, and the .