Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Mon 16:05 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Mostly cloudy, mild in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, warm in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the north.

  • Tuesday Clearing shower, mild in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, very warm in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the north.

  • Wednesday Mostly cloudy, very warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, hot in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, mild in the northeast.

  • Thursday Mostly cloudy, cool in the south. Windy on the highlands. Mostly cloudy, mild-to-warm in the north.

  • Friday Windy, very warm in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, hot in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 13/12 Sat 14/12 Sun 15/12

23.4°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

22.7°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

25.0°C

Launceston
Avg: Rec:

21.9°C

Ross
Avg: Rec:

32.1°C

Grove
Avg: Rec:

11.0°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

3.7°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

0.3°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-0.5°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

-4.0°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

NW 48km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

90km/h

Mt Wellington

64km/h

Flinders Island

74km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

53.8mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

20.6mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

63.2mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

63.2mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:
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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
10 23 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 25 10% < 1mm Nil NW 7 55 SSE 17 52
Mostly sunny
11 27 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 6 63 NNW 17 45
Mostly sunny
11 24 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
10 18 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 9 81 W 14 76
Mostly sunny
12 23 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

WA bushfire emergency remains north of Perth but end in sight as Perth heatwave breaks

17:44 EDT

Firefighters hope a slight drop in temperature will help them get on top of an out-of-control bushfire burning north of Perth after a blistering three-day heatwave that broke December records with temperatures topping 40 degrees Celsius.

South-East Queensland's hot weather breaks records as temperatures hit the 40s

17:08 EDT

South-East Queensland is having a scorcher with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) saying several records have been broken for the first month of summer.

Heatwave update: Where and when is the heat expected to hit and what records could fall?

17:01 EDT

Heatwave conditions will see much of the continent swelter this week, with records set to tumble.