Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 16:44 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Windy with rain, cold in the southwest. Highland rain/snow. Showers, cold in the southeast. Showers, cold in the northwest. Windy, cold in the northeast.

  • Sunday Isolated showers, cold in the south. Windy on the highlands. Windy, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cool in the northeast.

  • Monday Clearing shower, cool in the southwest. Mostly sunny, mild in the southeast. Sunny, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, mild in the southwest. Sunny, warm in the southeast. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, mild in the south. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/10 Thu 17/10 Fri 18/10

11.5°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

17.9°C

Hobart
Avg: Rec:

21.2°C

Scotts Peak Dam
Avg: Rec:

20.3°C

Hobart East
Avg: Rec:
- -

29.0°C

Hobart East
Avg: Rec:
- -

-1.4°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-1.0°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-1.5°C

Lake Leake
Avg: Rec:

-3.8°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-7.8°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

NW 92km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

51km/h

Low Rocky Point

85km/h

Cape Grim

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

17.2mm

Melbourne Bay
Avg: Rec:
- -

17.2mm

Mount Victoria
Avg: Rec:
- -

25.2mm

South Queenstown
Avg: Rec:
- -

23.0mm

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:
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

Station
(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 %
Possible shower
6 15 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
8 15 70% 1-5mm Nil W 34 84 W 35 79
Clearing shower
8 17 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 28 59 W 30 58
Mostly sunny
6 19 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Cloudy
6 18 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Cloudy
6 18 5% < 1mm Nil NW 22 71 WNW 24 58
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Irrigators slam Murray-Darling Basin Authority for releasing satellite images

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