Climate and Average Weather in Tasmania

Tasmania has a temperate maritime climate. There are clearly four seasons to be distinguished on this island. It can be cold in winter and autumn in Tasmania, so the best time to visit is in spring and summer. In Tasmania the warmest months are December, January, February and March. Autumn has still sunny days and winter runs from May through August. However the climate can vary greatly - on any given day.

The average maximum monthly summer temperatures sit between 17 and 23 degrees Celsius (62 and 73 degrees Fahrenheit) and winter monthly between 3 and 11 degrees Celsius (37 and 51 degrees Fahrenheit). Rainfall varies dramatically across the Island.

Interested in more detailed Weather and Climate information?
Please select the city below you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.

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