Fairfax Media Network

Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 22:01 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Light showers in west and south clearing. Dry elsewhere. Wind becoming lighter.

  • Monday The odd light shower in the south. Mostly sunny. Gentle winds.

  • Tuesday Warm in the north, mild in the south. Northerly winds increasing.

  • Wednesday Cloudy and windy at first. Showers and storms spreading from the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12 Sat 10/12

13.6°C

St Helens Ap
Hottest

24.8°C

Dover

20.0°C

St Helens Ap

22.0°C

Cressy

26.8°C

Bushy Park

2.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington

-1.3°C

Mt Wellington
 

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington

WNW 37km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

122km/h

Mt Wellington

96km/h

Tasman Island

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.2mm last hr

Strahan Ap
Wettest

88.8mm

Mount Victoria

14.0mm

Mt Read
 

88.8mm

Mount Victoria
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

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 %
Late shower
13 19 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
11 23 70% 1-5mm Nil W 14 68 WSW 22 59
Late shower
13 25 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 11 56 WSW 19 45
Late shower
13 23 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
13 26 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
10 26 50% 5-10mm Nil N 7 71 NNW 12 54
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Scorching Night for Central NT

13:00 EDT

Parts of Central NT have had their hottest morning in 7 years.

Heat coming to Sydney next week a sign of things to come

12:59 EDT

Sydney is getting set for a scorching January, with a warm-up early next week.

Climate change means workdays need to change during heatwaves, public health official warns

11:08 EDT

Workplace changes will be needed to deal with more severe heatwaves and other impacts of climate change, a public health official has warned.