Tasmanian Weather

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Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Windy with rain, cold in the southwest. Highland snow retreating. Showers, cold in the southeast. Windy, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

  • Thursday Windy with rain, cool in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Windy with showers, cool in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cool in the northeast.

  • Friday Showers, cold in the southwest. Showers increasing, cool in the southeast. Windy, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cool in the northeast.

  • Saturday Showers, cold in the southwest. Highland rain/snow. Showers, cold in the southeast. Windy, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

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

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 10/11 Mon 11/11 Tue 12/11

19.4°C

St Helens Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

20.9°C

St Helens Ap
Avg: Rec:

27.0°C

Hobart East
Avg: Rec:
- -

19.4°C

St Helens Ap
Avg: Rec:

34.2°C

Friendly Beach
Avg: Rec:

0.0°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

0.6°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-1.0°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-3.1°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-3.8°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

W 68km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

79km/h

Mt Wellington

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is

112km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.0mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

17.4mm

Maatsuyker Is
Avg: Rec:

28.2mm

Zeehan
Avg: Rec:

51.4mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:
Tasmania's Records for November
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.5°C at
Hobart Ap in 1966
Lowest -1.7°C at
Mt Wellington in 1963
Highest 20.6°C at
Maydena in 1969
Lowest -6.8°C at
Liawenee in 2008
Highest 125.0mm at
Hastings in 1953

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Weather News

NSW bushfires: Three charged for stealing equipment as police probe 'suspicious' blazes

16:55 EDT

NSW Police have charged two men with stealing firefighting equipment during yesterday's bushfire crisis, as they probe several "suspicious" blazes around the state.

Queensland bushfire threat continues, waterbombing chopper crash-lands on Darling Downs

16:41 EDT

The pilot of a waterbombing helicopter has walked away with minor injuries after crashlanding while battling a blaze at Pechey, west of Brisbane.

Fire, climate change and prescribed burning: What do the experts have to say?

15:33 EDT

As flames destroyed lives and homes in recent days, there's been a lot of debate about past fires, finger-pointing over prescribed burning, questioning the influence of climate change, or if indeed it was the right time to be talking about it at all.