Waratah Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Monday 26 September 2022.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Max 12
Showers developing.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers north of Strahan, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending westerly in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 16.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers developing. Strahan 15
Partly cloudy. Melaleuca 16
Showers developing. Queenstown 16
Showers developing. Rosebery 16

Tuesday 27 September

Summary
Min 5
Max 13
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about higher ground, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Wednesday 28 September

Summary
Min 6
Max 11
Shower or two clearing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Western area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Thursday 29 September

Summary
Min 3
Max 11
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Western area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 700 metres. Possible small hail in the south in the morning. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Friday 30 September

Summary
Min 1
Max 11
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Saturday 1 October

Summary
Min 2
Max 12
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Sunday 2 October

Summary
Min 4
Max 11
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EST Monday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070