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Fri 11:42 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

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

  • Saturday Gusty showers, heaviest 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.

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

11.4°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

15.4°C

Launceston

15.5°C

Campania

17.0°C

Bridport

20.0°C

Swansea

-3.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-7.0°C

Liawenee

-2.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-5.0°C

Mt Wellington

-11.1°C

Liawenee

S 66km/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

5.0mm

Low Rocky Point

8.0mm

Sheffield
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 %
Cloudy
4 12 40% < 1mm Slight ESE 11 74 ENE 7 59
Mostly sunny
3 13 10% < 1mm Moderate NE 2 74 SW 4 54
Possible shower
5 13 30% < 1mm Slight W 9 70 SSE 9 52
Possible shower
5 13 20% < 1mm Slight SSE 18 81 SE 16 62
Possible shower
4 14 30% < 1mm Slight SE 14 78 SE 12 59
Possible shower
3 14 20% < 1mm Moderate ENE 3 82 WNW 4 51
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11:15 EST

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10:44 EST

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