Tasmanian Weather

Tas
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Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Late thunder, cool in the southwest. Late shower, cool in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Showers, cold in the northeast.

  • Friday Windy with showers, cool in the south. Windy with showers, cool-to-cold in the north.

  • Saturday Windy with rain, cold in the southwest. Highland rain/snow. Showers, cold in the southeast. Showers, cold in the northwest. Windy, cold in the northeast.

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

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 14/10 Tue 15/10 Wed 16/10

12.3°C

Eddystone Point
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

25.1°C

Hobart
Avg: Rec:

19.9°C

Launceston Ap
Avg: Rec:

18.0°C

Hobart
Avg: Rec:

29.0°C

Hobart East
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.8°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-1.1°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

-6.6°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

2.0°C

Maydena
Avg: Rec:

-7.8°C

Liawenee
Avg: Rec:

S 29km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

53km/h

Eddystone Point

51km/h

Low Rocky Point
-

2.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

13.8mm

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:

23.2mm

Little Swanport
Avg: Rec:
- -

5.0mm

Maydena
Avg: Rec:

5.0mm

Maydena
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

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Weather News

China and Africa are building 'great walls' of trees to hold back the desert. But will it work?

08:27 EDT

It borrows its name from the massive stone structure built by the Qin Dynasty.

Working dogs find refuge in the city as drought-affected farmers surrender them

06:25 EDT

As farmers continue to feel the ongoing affects of drought, many are having to give their beloved four-legged mates away but luckily their city neighbours are stepping up to help.

Piggery closes on Atherton Tableland amid spiralling grain costs, imported pork, in 'sign of the times'

14:46 EDT

George Greenwood cuts a forlorn figure as he walks through the empty stalls of his once-thriving piggery.