Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Wed 22:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, mild in the south. Cloud and wind increasing, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cool in the northeast.

  • Friday Mostly cloudy, rain developing, mild in the south. Mostly cloudy, rain developing, cool-to-mild in the south.

  • Saturday Isolated showers, mild in the south. Clearing showers, mild-to-warm in the northwest. Heavy showers, warm in the northeast.

  • Sunday Clearing showers, warm in the southwest. Becoming mostly sunny, very warm in the southeast. Showers, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cool in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 25/01 Tue 26/01 Wed 27/01

15.5°C

King Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

37.6°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

27.4°C

Launceston
Avg: Rec:

22.2°C

Launceston
Avg: Rec:

38.0°C

Dover
Avg: Rec:

1.5°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

6.3°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

0.7°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
 

-4.0°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

E 51km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

92km/h

Maatsuyker Island

94km/h

Maatsuyker Island

75km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.0mm

Strahan
Avg: Rec:
- -

12.5mm

Bicheno
Avg: Rec:
 

87.4mm

Memana
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
(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 %
Heavy rain
14 19 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Rain developing
11 22 90% 10-20mm Nil ESE 10 70 E 16 65
Rain developing
13 21 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 26 61 ENE 36 53
Rain developing
13 20 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Rain developing
13 19 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Rain developing
12 21 90% 10-20mm Nil ESE 9 69 ENE 21 59
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Dangerous wind in southern Victoria tonight

16:57 EDT

An unusual surge of powerful easterly winds will buffet parts of southern Victoria on Wednesday night, possibly exposing typically safe areas to wind damage.

Queensland's Cape York Peninsula bracing for heavy rain despite low being unlikely to form into cyclone

14:59 EDT

A low off Queensland's Cape York Peninsula is now unlikely to form into a cyclone but is still predicted to bring heavy rainfall to the region, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Get a sneak peak into the new Weatherzone Beta website experience while we continue to build out its full functionality.
Explore new datasets, map layers, 7-day charts, 12-month trends and much more!