Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 16:22 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Showers, cool in the southwest. Showers/storms, cool in the southeast. Isolated showers, cool-to-cold in the north.

  • Sunday Showers, cold in the southwest. Highland snow retreating. Showers, cold in the southeast. Late shower, cold in the northwest. Showers/storms, cold in the northeast.

  • Monday Showers/storms, cool in the southwest. Late thunder, cool in the southeast. Late shower, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Late thunder, cold in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Showers, cold in the southwest. Late shower, cool in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the north.

  • Wednesday Showers, cold in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Late shower, cool in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/09 Thu 19/09 Fri 20/09

15.5°C

Dennes Point
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

18.5°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

22.3°C

Bushy Park
Avg: Rec:

27.2°C

Hobart
Avg: Rec:

27.2°C

Hobart
Avg: Rec:

0.5°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-4.4°C

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:

-0.3°C

Maydena
Avg: Rec:

5.7°C

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:

-6.8°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

WNW 94km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

74km/h

Mt Read

101km/h

Mt Read

94km/h

Mt Read
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

0.8mm

Wayatinah
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.4mm

Mount Arthur Summit
Avg: Rec:
- -

1.4mm

Erriba
Avg: Rec:
- -

12.4mm

Scottsdale
Avg: Rec:
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
20:30 EST
WSW 46 54 8.5 6.3 -1.4 86 3 1.2 1013.4
20:50 EST
- 0 0 10.3 3.3 8.9 62 2 4.8 -
20:50 EST
WNW 37 43 11.7 9.4 4.4 86 2 5.6 1013.1
20:50 EST
NW 35 59 11.8 2.5 3.4 53 7 0.0 1002.6
20:50 EST
W 20 26 9.3 7.1 4.7 86 1 4.6 1015.5
20:50 EST
NNW 17 20 10.0 7.0 6.0 81 2 11.0 -
20:50 EST
W 28 33 1.7 1.7 -5.4 100 1 8.0 1006.5
20:50 EST
WSW 57 80 2.2 1.3 -10.8 94 2 1.0 -
20:50 EST
SW 22 26 8.1 6.9 3.0 92 1 5.8 1011.7
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Weather News

Warm September night for Tasmania ahead of front

13:25 EST

Tasmania just had a very warm September night, the second night in a row that minimum temperatures across the state were reporting well above average.  Warm air from mainland Australia has filtered down to the southeastern parts of the country, forced further south by strong winds from the interior associated with an approaching cold front.

Low making a warm, windy, stormy mark on southeastern Australia

12:37 EST

A low pressure system and associated front are crossing New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania today bringing strong winds, rain, thunderstorms and high temperatures.

Barnaby Joyce says he sent 'an awful lot' of special drought envoy reports to PM

18:49 EST

The Federal Government's former special drought envoy, Barnaby Joyce, says he sent "an awful lot" of reports to the Prime Minister about issues relating to drought-affected communities, during his appointment.