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Sat 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Showers in the west. The odd shower elsewhere. Cold. Windy. Possible snow on the highlands.

  • Sunday Light, isolated showers, mainly inland, clearing. Brisk winds easing. Highland snow clearing.

  • Monday Early fog/frost patches then becoming sunnier. Mild northerly winds developing.

  • Tuesday Showers developing throughout the day. Mild in the northeast, cool elsewhere.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 24/08 Thu 25/08 Fri 26/08

11.4°C

Dennes Point
Hottest

14.6°C

Friendly Beach

15.3°C

Burnie

16.0°C

Friendly Beach

20.0°C

Swansea

-1.0°C

Fingal
Coldest

-4.9°C

Lake Leake

-4.1°C

Lake Leake
 

-7.0°C

Liawenee

W 62km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

59km/h

Maatsuyker Is

94km/h

Maatsuyker Is

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

17.0mm

Mt Read

17.6mm

Mt Read
 

50.6mm

South Queenstown
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 %
Possible shower
6 14 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
7 17 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 14 78 NNE 18 66
Possible shower
5 17 90% 1-5mm Slight N 12 64 NE 16 49
Possible shower
5 16 90% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
4 17 90% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
4 17 90% 5-10mm Slight E 1 87 NE 11 68
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