Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Mon 04:02 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Windy. Showers/storms, cold in the southwest. Windy/snow on the highlands. Showers, cold in the southeast. Late showers, cold in the northwest. Clearing showers, cold in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Heavy showers, cold in the southwest. Highland snow later. Showers, cold in the southeast. Late shower, cold in the north.

  • Wednesday Showers/storms, cold in the south. Highland snow. Clearing shower, cold in the northwest. Late shower, cold in the northeast.

  • Thursday Windy with rain, cold in the southwest. Windy/snow on the highlands. Clearing shower, cold in the southeast. Sunny, cold in the northwest. Windy, cold in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 16/08 Sat 17/08 Sun 18/08

9.3°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

16.2°C

Flinders Island
Avg: Rec:

15.3°C

Orford
Avg: Rec:

19.0°C

Friendly Beach
Avg: Rec:

19.0°C

Friendly Beach
Avg: Rec:

-3.3°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-6.5°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

-1.8°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:
 

-7.2°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

WSW 72km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

79km/h

Cape Grim

90km/h

Mt Read

101km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.6mm

Mt Barrow
Avg: Rec:
- -

10.4mm

Mt Barrow
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

59.2mm

Woodbridge
Avg: Rec:
- -
Tasmania's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 25.0°C at
Campania in 2006
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 2005
Highest 16.1°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -11.1°C at
Liawenee in 2015
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

Tasmania Daily Summaries

Monday August 19, 2019
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Station
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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12:21 EST

The drought is pushing more farmers to drink, but one woman has campaigned tirelessly to raise awareness of the unspoken costs of alcohol abuse and misuse in the outback.