North West Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Monday 30 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system near Tasmania will remain almost stationary on Tuesday before moving slowly eastwards on Wednesday and Thursday, resulting in a light wind regime. A ridge extending from the high will persist over Tasmania on Friday with a trough developing over the eastern mainland.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Tuesday 31 May

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Burnie 6 14
Morning frost. Partly cloudy. Deloraine -1 12
Partly cloudy. Devonport 6 14
Showers. Smithton 6 14
Possible shower. Ulverstone 4 14
Showers. Wynyard 4 13

Wednesday 1 June

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast in the early morning. Patches of morning frost in the east. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 14.

Thursday 2 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east, most likely in the evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

Friday 3 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

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

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