Penguin Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Wednesday 26 July 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Mostly clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

North West Coast area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far west, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Thursday 27 July

Summary
Min 3
Max 13
Rain developing.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

North West Coast area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far west at night. Light winds becoming northerly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain developing. Burnie 5 13
Frost. Rain developing. Deloraine -3 10
Rain developing. Devonport 2 12
Late rain. Smithton 2 13
Rain developing. Ulverstone 1 13
Rain developing. Wynyard -1 13

Friday 28 July

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Early rain
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

North West Coast area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then shifting east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Saturday 29 July

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Sunday 30 July

Summary
Min 7
Max 12
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Monday 31 July

Summary
Min 5
Max 12
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Tuesday 1 August

Summary
Min 4
Max 13
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Wednesday 2 August

Summary
Min 5
Max 12
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16020