Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Thu 22:43 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Heavy rain, cold in the southwest. Rain, cold in the southeast. Windy with showers, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Heavy showers, cold in the northeast.

  • Saturday Showers, cold in the southwest. Early highland snow. Clearing shower, cool in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, cold in the northeast.

  • Sunday Showers, cool in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly cloudy, cool in the southeast. Windy, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

  • Monday Showers, mild in the southwest. Mostly cloudy, mild in the southeast. Mostly cloudy, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, cool in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 26/10 Wed 27/10 Thu 28/10

14.7°C

Burnie Port
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

21.1°C

Scotts Peak Dam
Avg: Rec:

25.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam
Avg: Rec:

24.1°C

Launceston
Avg: Rec:

25.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam
Avg: Rec:

0.4°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-2.7°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

5.5°C

Ross
Avg: Rec:
 

-3.7°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

SE 48km/h

Swan Island
Windiest

55km/h

Cape Grim

77km/h

Maatsuyker Island

64km/h

Low Rocky Point
-

5.2mm last hr

Warra
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

0.2mm

Cape Grim
Avg: Rec:

2.4mm

Low Rocky Point
Avg: Rec:
 

182.2mm

Gray
Avg: Rec:
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

Station
(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 %
Windy with rain
9 15 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Heavy rain
8 11 90% 10-20mm Nil S 32 86 SW 37 84
Rain clearing
10 14 90% 5-10mm Nil S 24 82 S 23 70
Rain clearing
10 16 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Heavy rain
6 12 90% 10-20mm Nil S 33 100 SSW 37 90
Windy with rain
9 14 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Sydney scorcher: Friday will be city's hottest day since Australia Day

18:20 EDT

Sydney is in for its first really hot day of spring on Friday, and indeed its hottest day since the maximum of 37.1 °C on Australia Day way back on January 26, with maximum temperatures expected to reach 35°C or thereabouts right across the city on Friday.

Australia's tropical cyclone season is about to begin

14:09 EDT

Australia's tropical cyclone season starts next week, so what is in store for Australia this season? The official tropical cyclone season runs for six months, from November through to April.

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