Penguin Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Friday 26 August 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 11:20 am to 1:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Saturday 27 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 13
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Sun protection recommended from 11:40 am to 1:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Burnie 6 13
Shower or two. Deloraine 3 12
Shower or two. Devonport 6 13
Showers increasing. Smithton 6 13
Shower or two. Ulverstone 6 13
Showers. Wynyard 4 13

Sunday 28 August

Summary
Min 5
Max 14
Early shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the early morning. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Monday 29 August

Summary
Min 4
Max 14
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

North West Coast area

Mostly sunny. The chance of morning frost in the east. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

Sun protection recommended from 11:10 am to 1:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Tuesday 30 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 15.

Wednesday 31 August

Summary
Min 8
Max 15
Shower or two clearing.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Thursday 1 September

Summary
Min 7
Max 15
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Friday 2 September

Summary
Min 5
Max 14
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16020