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Tasmanian Weather

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Sat 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

12.5°C

Wynyard Ap
Hottest

15.5°C

Campania

16.8°C

Bridport

14.0°C

Burnie

20.0°C

Swansea

-0.3°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.7°C

Butlers Gorge

-5.2°C

Mt Wellington

-5.0°C

Mt Wellington

-11.1°C

Liawenee

S 64km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

48km/h

Hobart

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.4mm

St Helens

10.6mm

Upper Esk

98.0mm

Swansea

41.0mm

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 %
Possible shower
5 12 10% < 1mm Slight SW 15 80 SW 16 66
Possible shower
4 12 80% 1-5mm Slight SSE 13 85 S 18 61
Possible shower
4 13 70% < 1mm Slight W 20 67 SSW 16 48
Possible shower
4 13 30% < 1mm Slight WSW 14 76 SSE 15 66
Clearing shower
3 13 70% < 1mm Moderate SW 15 70 SSE 16 64
Possible shower
2 13 30% < 1mm Moderate E 5 87 SSE 7 53
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Weather News

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

09:04 EST

Snow continues to affect some roads in Tasmania's south, prompting police to warn drivers to use extreme caution after a number of motorists were left stranded on Friday night.

Heavy snow in Tasmania leaves motorists stranded south of Hobart

08:42 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.