Tasmanian Weather

Thu 12:59 EDT
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Rain, cool in the southwest. Late shower, mild in the southeast. Late shower, cool-to-mild in the north.

  • 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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Mt Wellington
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Cape Grim


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Maatsuyker Island
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Low Rocky Point
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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 %
Mostly sunny
5 15 40% < 1mm Slight - - - -
7 15 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 18 92 W 24 74
Possible shower
5 15 60% < 1mm Slight W 19 61 W 24 45
Mostly sunny
5 17 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 15 20% < 1mm Slight - - - -
4 16 20% < 1mm Slight NW 13 63 - -
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Weather News

Lines of severe storms hitting SA, with more dangerous weather on the way

10:16 EDT

Several lines of heavy rain and severe thunderstorms are moving over southern districts of SA this morning, kicking off two days of dangerous weather in southern Australia.

Severe thunderstorms hit South Australia, causing widespread damage

01:57 EDT

Lightning, giant hail and heavy rains have hit parts of South Australia, causing flash flooding and damage across the state.  A severe thunderstorm warning for the Adelaide region has been cancelled, but a severe weather warning for damaging winds remains in place for most of the state.  Bureau of Meteorology South Australia forecaster Jenny Horvat said the wild weather began yesterday.

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