Mount Field Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Monday 19 April 2021.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Showers. Windy.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 11:00 am to 1:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Tuesday 20 April

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
Showers or snow. Wind easing.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 700 metres. Possible hail from the late morning. Areas of frost about higher ground at night. Winds northwest to southwesterly 35 to 50 km/h tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Strahan 7 13
Showers. Melaleuca 7 11
Showers. Queenstown 6 11
Showers. Rosebery 7 12

Wednesday 21 April

Summary
Min -4
Max 5
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then becoming northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Sun protection recommended from 11:20 am to 1:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Thursday 22 April

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
Showers. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h turning westerly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 12:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Friday 23 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 6
Showers. Wind easing.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

Saturday 24 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 7
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Sunday 25 April

Summary
Min -1
Max 7
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Monday 26 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 8
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070