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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Strong, cold, showery winds. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow near sea level rising during day.

  • Wednesday Strong, cold winds easing. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow to 300m.

  • Thursday Cold winds easing. Light showers west & south. Snow to 600m. Early frost, sunnier in northeast.

  • Friday Cold morning inland with some frost. Partly cloudy & cold day. Few showers in the west.

  • Saturday Cold start throughout with some frost. Mostly sunne and dry. Chance showers in west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

10.5°C

Low Head
Hottest

12.5°C

Bridport

14.9°C

Bicheno

9.6°C

Cape Sorell

14.9°C

Bicheno

-1.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Liawenee

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

W 77km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

137km/h

Maatsuyker Is

140km/h

Cape Grim

105km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.6mm

Mt Hartz

34.0mm

Zeehan

35.5mm

Maydena

25.2mm

Warra
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 %
Mostly sunny
4 12 5% < 1mm Slight SW 14 85 SSW 15 64
Possible shower
5 10 40% < 1mm Slight SSW 5 91 SSW 7 74
Mostly sunny
5 11 20% < 1mm Slight W 14 70 SW 14 54
Mostly sunny
2 12 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 14 80 SE 9 56
Mostly sunny
3 12 20% < 1mm Moderate WSW 16 75 SW 14 57
Frost then sunny
-2 13 5% < 1mm Severe Calm 100 SW 6 53
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Weather News

Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 EST

A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.

Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

16:28 EST

Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.

Wintery nights in NSW

15:42 EST

Winter isn't over as yet! New South Wales just shivered through an unusually cold night.