Tasmanian Weather

Tue 16:05 EDT
Current Warnings

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly cloudy, cool in the southwest. Showers easing, cool in the southeast. Highland snow clearing. Mostly cloudy, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Showers, cold in the northeast.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, mild in the south. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cold in the northeast.

  • Thursday Late shower, warm in the southwest. Mostly cloudy, mild in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Showers, cool in the northeast.

  • Friday Rain, mild in the south. Rain, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Showers, cool in the northeast.

  • Saturday Rain, cool in the south. Showers, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Rain, cold in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
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Strahan Ap
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Maatsuyker Island


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Mount Read
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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

(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 %
11 16 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 22 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 16 70 NNE 16 56
Late shower
12 22 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 8 80 N 19 63
Possible shower
12 19 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
14 19 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 7 95 W 12 99
Possible shower
11 20 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Destructive winds and widespread rain in WA

11:01 EDT

A strong cold front and a river of atmospheric moisture will interact to cause powerful winds, widespread rain and potentially severe thunderstorms in WA during the next 24 hours.

Cheeky spring snowfall drops to unexpectedly low levels

10:17 EDT

Residents of southern New South Wales awoke to a spring surprise on Tuesday morning, after a gloriously warm and sunny Monday, followed by a wet but mild night, turned to a heavy snowfall just after dawn.

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