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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Gusty showers in the southeast. Partly cloudy in the northwest. Cool at day.

  • Saturday Gusty showers, heavy in the east and south. Mostly dry over the northern fringe.

  • 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.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 25/08 Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08

7.8°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

15.4°C

Launceston

15.5°C

Campania

16.8°C

Bridport

20.0°C

Swansea

-3.4°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-7.0°C

Liawenee

-2.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-11.1°C

Liawenee

S 103km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

53km/h

Maatsuyker Is

48km/h

Hobart

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Lake St Clair

6.4mm

St Helens

10.6mm

Upper Esk

10.6mm

Scotts Peak Dam
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

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 %
Sunny
4 13 5% < 1mm Slight SE 11 69 ENE 8 52
Mostly sunny
2 13 5% < 1mm Moderate SE 13 85 SSE 16 54
Possible shower
5 11 80% < 1mm Slight WSW 21 75 S 19 62
Possible shower
5 12 5% 1-5mm Slight S 31 77 S 28 67
Possible shower
4 13 80% 1-5mm Slight S 26 75 S 24 63
Mostly sunny
2 13 5% < 1mm Moderate S 12 88 SSE 15 53
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Weather News

Heavy snow in Tasmania leaves motorists stranded south of Hobart

21:48 EST

Snowfalls in southern Tasmania have trapped a number of cars on a highway south of Hobart.

PNG prime minister Peter O'Neill may review Australian food import ban amid drought

21:32 EST

Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.

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

16:35 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.