Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Thu 05:38 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Windy, very warm in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, hot in the southeast. Sunny, mild-to-warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Friday Late shower, hot in the south. Late shower, warm-to-very warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Saturday Showers, mild in the southwest. Mostly cloudy, very warm in the southeast. Isolated showers, mild-to-warm in the north.

  • Sunday Showers, cool in the southwest. Late shower, mild in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Showers easing, mild in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/01 Tue 28/01 Wed 29/01

27.2°C

Hobart
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

23.7°C

Campania
Avg: Rec:

29.3°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

30.0°C

Fingal
Avg: Rec:

33.1°C

Bushy Park
Avg: Rec:

13.4°C

Wynyard Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

4.8°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

6.3°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
 

-1.6°C

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:

NW 83km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

83km/h

Mt Wellington

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is

116km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Maatsuyker Is
Avg: Rec:

26.4mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:
 

51.4mm

Lake Margaret Dam
Avg: Rec:
- -
Tasmania's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.2°C at
Scamander in 2009
Lowest 2.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 2009
Highest 25.6°C at
Risdon in 1962
Lowest -4.0°C at
Liawenee in 2000
Highest 265.0mm at
Scamander in 2011

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

Station
(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 %
Mostly sunny
13 27 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 25 5% < 1mm Nil N 22 58 WNW 17 63
Sunny
18 33 20% < 1mm Nil NW 28 21 WNW 23 22
Windy
17 35 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy
19 36 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
15 31 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 13 67 NNW 22 35
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14:22 EDT

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