Midlands Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Monday 27 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A west to northwesterly stream persists over Tasmania as a high over the Bight slowly moves eastwards, with a trough moving to the south of the state during Tuesday. The high will enter the Tasman Sea later on Wednesday, with a hot northwesterly stream to develop during Thursday, then freshen on Friday as a cold front approaches from the west.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Mostly clear. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Tuesday 28 January

Cloudy. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:20am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloudy. Campbell Town 11 25
Cloudy. Oatlands 10 22
Cloudy. Ross 11 25

Wednesday 29 January

Mostly sunny. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Thursday 30 January

Hot to very hot and sunny. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Friday 31 January

Very hot. Sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Tuesday.

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