Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Wed 12:24 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Windy with showers, warm in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, very warm in the southeast. Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the north.

  • Thursday Windy, very warm in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, hot in the southeast. Sunny, mild-to-warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Friday Late shower, hot in the south. Late shower, warm-to-very warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Saturday Showers, mild in the southwest. Mostly cloudy, very warm in the southeast. Isolated showers, mild-to-warm in the north.

  • Sunday Showers, cool in the southwest. Late shower, mild in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Showers easing, mild in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/01 Mon 27/01 Tue 28/01

27.0°C

St Helens Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

27.8°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

23.7°C

Campania
Avg: Rec:

29.0°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.1°C

Bushy Park
Avg: Rec:

11.3°C

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

3.6°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

4.8°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

6.0°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-1.6°C

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:

NW 55km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is

83km/h

Mt Wellington

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.0mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

2.0mm

Maatsuyker Is
Avg: Rec:

26.0mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

26.4mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:
Tasmania's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.2°C at
Scamander in 2009
Lowest 2.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 2009
Highest 25.6°C at
Risdon in 1962
Lowest -4.0°C at
Liawenee in 2000
Highest 265.0mm at
Scamander in 2011

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 %
Sunny
12 28 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
18 34 20% < 1mm Nil NW 29 23 W 26 26
Sunny
15 32 5% < 1mm Nil N 13 67 NNW 23 35
Sunny
17 33 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Increasing sunshine
13 26 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 23 60 WNW 19 63
Sunny
19 34 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Rain record broken near Townsville as a monsoonal low tracks across Queensland's north-west

10:33 EDT

Torrential rain in north Queensland has smashed a record as a tropical low in the Gulf Country brings heavy rain to northern and western parts of Queensland as it slowly moves towards the Northern Territory.

How to survive a heatwave. Tips on how to stay cool and why sleeping naked won't help during those sweaty nights

10:12 EDT

A heatwave that brewed up over inland Western Australia is making its way south and east, meaning much of Australia is about to experience sweltering temperatures.

Hot days ahead as fires burn in the ACT

09:52 EDT

Firefighters in the ACT will face rising temperatures and increasingly dangerous fire weather during the next several days, with rain unlikely to arrive until Sunday.