Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Thu 10:04 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly cloudy, cold in the southwest. Fog then sunny, cold in the southeast. Showers, cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cold in the northeast.

  • Friday Mostly cloudy, cold in the southwest. Fog then sunny, cold in the southeast. Fog then sunny, cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cold in the northeast.

  • Saturday Showers easing, cold in the southwest. Fog then sunny, cold in the southeast. Showers easing, cold in the northwest. Late shower, cold in the northeast.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny, cold in the southwest. Fog then sunny, cold in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Showers, cold in the northeast.

  • Monday Mostly sunny, cold in the southwest. Fog then sunny, cold in the southeast. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cold in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 06/07 Tue 07/07 Wed 08/07

14.4°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

16.0°C

Devonport Ap
Avg: Rec:

12.6°C

King Island Ap
Avg: Rec:

14.2°C

Smithton Ap
Avg: Rec:

17.2°C

Devonport Ap
Avg: Rec:

1.5°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-4.9°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

-7.3°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

-4.4°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

-7.3°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

N 25km/h

Mt Read
Windiest

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

53km/h

Tasman Island

50km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.8mm

Lake Margaret Dam
Avg: Rec:
- -

2.4mm

Cygnet
Avg: Rec:
- -

5.0mm

Scottsdale
Avg: Rec:

5.0mm

Scottsdale
Avg: Rec:
Tasmania's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.0°C at
Swansea in 1975
Lowest -4.8°C at
Mt Wellington in 1991
Highest 14.5°C at
Swansea in 1985
Lowest -12.5°C at
Butlers Gorge in 1983
Highest 137.4mm at
Strathgordon in 2013

Tasmania Monthly Summaries

July 2020
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
7.8 -0.4 12.1 -0.4 28 24.4 22
6.0 +0.8 11.8 -0.4 29 40.4 22
4.9 +0.3 12.0 +0.2 8.0 15
1.2 -0.2 5.5 -0.5 18 23.4 23
-1.5 +0.0 5.9 +0.3 15 31.8 28
0.7 +0.1 12.0 -0.2 6.0 11
2.0 -0.4 12.7 -0.0 37 13.6 17
7.0 -0.6 13.2 +0.0 37 15.2 13
6.5 +0.2 13.7 +0.3 74 11.8 14
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Weather News

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The Federal Government awarded Launceston, in Tasmania's north, a $10-million drought recovery grant to help build a "creative precinct" in the city's CBD, while knocking back a request for help from an east coast council that suffered one of its driest years on record.

BOM issues La Nina watch, strengthening hopes the drought could end

10:31 EST

A La Nina watch has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology for the first time since February 2018, strengthening evidence that Australia may be heading out of drought.