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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 10:20 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers in the west and north. Breezy and cool throughout.

  • Wednesday Showers, heaviy in the west, south and southeast. Cool to cold throughout. Windy.

  • Thursday Wind and showers increasing. Cold throughout.

  • Friday Cold througout with showers. Windy. Snow possible later for highland areas.

  • Saturday Southerly winds easing. Patchy light showers throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08

15.8°C

Hobart
Hottest

13.8°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

Hobart

14.3°C

Friendly Beach

19.7°C

Swansea

1.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-5.6°C

Ross

-6.0°C

Liawenee

-3.9°C

Fingal

-9.4°C

Liawenee

WNW 48km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

72km/h

Maatsuyker Is

66km/h

Mt Hartz

70km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.0mm

Cygnet

10.0mm

Mt Read

12.0mm

Mt Read

12.2mm

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 -11.1°C at
Liawenee in 2015
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
6 14 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
5 13 90% 10-20mm Slight NNW 19 90 NNW 26 82
Late shower
3 15 90% 5-10mm Moderate NNW 17 70 NW 20 56
Mostly cloudy
3 15 90% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
3 16 90% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Possible shower
2 14 90% 1-5mm Moderate NNW 6 93 NNW 17 77
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