Tasmanian Weather

Sun 22:00 EST
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Showers, cold in the southwest. Early highland snow. Clearing shower, cold in the southeast. Late shower, cold in the northwest. Showers, cold in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Mostly cloudy, cold in the southwest. Windy on highlands. Frost then sunny, cool in the southeast. Sunny, cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cold in the northeast.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, cool in the southwest. Frost then sunny, mild in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the north.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, mild in the south. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
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Fri 13/09 Sat 14/09 Sun 15/09


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Maatsuyker Is


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Mt Wellington


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Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

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 %
Possible shower
3 12 20% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
4 11 90% 5-10mm Slight WNW 18 79 WNW 24 72
Possible shower
6 13 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 19 54 W 22 44
Possible shower
5 13 40% < 1mm Slight - - - -
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4 14 50% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
4 15 40% < 1mm Slight WNW 11 72 NW 20 53
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Weather News

Don't count on Sydney's sunshine to stick around

15:53 EST

It was an aptly named Sunday today, with temperatures reaching 28 degrees in the city, and hitting 30 degrees for western Sydney.   A very weak seabreeze and increasing cloud will keep the temperatures up overnight, with the eastern suburbs looking to only drop to 16-to-18 degrees overnight.  On Monday, it will be another warm one.

Proper cold change crossing southern Australia

09:05 EST

This time of year is notable for its big weather swings and this week is no exception with some places in the south of the country expected to cool by as much as 15-20 degrees in 24 hours.

Crickets are the answer for farming family struggling with drought

08:27 EST

When beach volleyball player Zachery Schubert began a degree in nutrition, he did not expect to emerge as a cricket farmer.