Tasmanian Weather

Fri 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Heavy rain, cold in the southwest. Rain, cold in the southeast. Windy with showers, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Heavy showers, cold in the northeast.

  • Saturday Showers, cold in the southwest. Early highland snow. Clearing shower, cool in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cold in the northeast.

  • Sunday Showers, cool in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly cloudy, cool in the southeast. Windy, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

  • Monday Showers, mild in the southwest. Mostly cloudy, mild in the southeast. Mostly cloudy, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
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King Island Ap

7.0mm last hr

Mount Read
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Tasmania's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.6°C at
Hobart in 1987
Lowest -2.2°C at
Mt Wellington in 1962
Highest 20.6°C at
Flinders Island in 1977
Lowest -9.5°C at
Mt Wellington in 1990
Highest 154.4mm at
Cradle Valley in 1981

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

(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 %
Windy with rain
9 15 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Windy with rain
6 12 90% 10-20mm Nil S 34 100 SSW 37 90
8 11 90% 10-20mm Nil S 32 86 SW 38 86
Rain clearing
10 16 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Windy with rain
9 14 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Rain clearing
10 14 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 26 85 S 24 71
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Weather News

Sydney scorcher: Friday will be city's hottest day since Australia Day

18:20 EDT

Sydney is in for its first really hot day of spring on Friday, and indeed its hottest day since the maximum of 37.1 °C on Australia Day way back on January 26, with maximum temperatures expected to reach 35°C or thereabouts right across the city on Friday.

More than 30,000 properties without power as storms lash South Australia, forcing weather bureau's evacuation

14:49 EDT

Another wave of thunderstorms has knocked out power to thousands more homes across South Australia ? and even forced the brief evacuation of the weather bureau's Adelaide office.

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