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Below are the temperatures expected today at popular destinations in Tasmania. Select a destination to compare today's forecast with average weather conditions.

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The weather guide for Tasmania shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by MeteoBlue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Which is the hottest month in Tasmania?

The hottest time of year in Hobart, Tasmania is normally January. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 20°C.

Which month has the most rain in Tasmania?

In terms of rainfall, July is usually the wettest month in Hobart, Tasmania with 85mm on average. There are normally 17 days in July with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Tasmania?

The sunniest time of year in Hobart, Tasmania is normally January with bright sunshine on average for 54% of daylight hours; that's 8 hours of sunshine per day.

When is the sea warmest in Tasmania?

The sea is usually at its warmest in Hobart, Tasmania in February when the water temperature reaches 17°C.

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Compare Tasmania weather with the USA

Below the Tasmania weather chart shows average maximum daytime temperature for Tasmania, Australia (Hobart) and the USA (Washington).

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Tasmania weather overview

Tasmania, which lies off the south coast of Australia, shares some aspects of the south coast's weather in the shape of warm summers and cold, wet winters. Overall, though, this mountainous island's climate is wetter, cloudier and generally cooler than the mainland's. Expect changeable weather conditions throughout the year and be prepared for heavy snow in the mountains at any time.

What to pack for Tasmania weather

Pack a mix of light and heavier clothes, and take rainwear. In other words, be ready for anything.

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