Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Tue 17:21 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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.

  • Friday Showers, cold in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly sunny, cool in the southeast. Late shower, cold in the northwest. Sunny, cold in the northeast.

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

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 17/08 Sun 18/08 Mon 19/08

15.0°C

Friendly Beach
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

15.3°C

Orford
Avg: Rec:

19.1°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

18.4°C

Orford
Avg: Rec:

19.1°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

1.0°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-1.8°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:

-4.6°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-4.5°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

-7.2°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

WNW 103km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

90km/h

Mt Read

114km/h

Cape Grim

127km/h

Mt Wellington
-

2.0mm last hr

Hobart East
Avg: Rec:
- -
Wettest

10.4mm

Mt Barrow
Avg: Rec:
- -

41.4mm

Zeehan
Avg: Rec:

81.2mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

81.0mm

Mt Read
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup 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
17:30 EST
W 85 111 11.0 10.2 -5.5 95 5 1.0 1008.5
17:40 EST
W 44 54 11.7 9.4 3.0 86 3 3.0 1005.6
17:40 EST
WSW 48 76 12.9 0.3 1.6 42 14 7.6 997.4
17:40 EST
WSW 56 87 3.8 1.2 -8.8 83 3 8.2 -
17:40 EST
W 41 50 4.3 4.6 - - - 6.4 1000.7
17:40 EST
W 30 37 13.4 4.0 6.3 53 6 0.0 -
17:40 EST
WNW 28 33 13.7 7.7 7.8 67 4 0.0 -
17:40 EST
W 50 63 12.0 10.9 2.6 93 2 0.2 1014.2
17:40 EST
WNW 56 70 12.3 10.2 1.6 87 3 0.2 1008.9
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued for Tasmania as twin cold fronts approach

16:51 EST

Severe weather warnings are in place across large parts of Tasmania, as strong winds and heavy rainfall batter the state.

Cafe provides vital buzz to drought-impacted Walgett locals and visitors

09:22 EST

Katie Murray can not quite believe that her little business is bucking the trend of economic downturn due to drought, but she says the figures and the numbers speak for themselves.

Windy weather prompts warnings across Australia

07:47 EST

A strong high pressure system and a cold front will produce blustery winds from Tasmania to the Top End on Tuesday.