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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Sat 16:05 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Light showers clearing. Brisk wind easing. Dry in north, centre and east.

  • Sunday Cool morning. Mild day. Becoming mostly sunny. Gentle winds. Coastal sea breezes.

  • Monday Cloud and warmer northerly winds increasing. Rain developing in north. Generally dry in south.

  • Tuesday Cloudy with rain and showers. Cool conditions and windy throughout the day.

  • Wednesday A few showers in the far south, dry elsewhere. Cool in the west, warm east of the ranges.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01

22.8°C

Fingal
Hottest

23.3°C

St Helens Ap

23.3°C

Ouse

21.7°C

Wynyard Ap

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

8.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.7°C

Liawenee

2.3°C

Mt Wellington

1.5°C

Mt Wellington

-2.7°C

Liawenee

NNW 57km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

90km/h

Mt Wellington

75km/h

Mt Read

112km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.2mm

Warra

49.8mm

Gray

60.2mm

Gray

55.2mm

St Helens Ap
Tasmania's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.2°C at
Scamander in 2009
Lowest 2.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 2009
Highest 25.6°C at
Risdon in 1962
Lowest -4.0°C at
Liawenee in 2000
Highest 265.0mm at
Scamander in 2011

Tasmania Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
17:00 EDT
WSW 33 43 16.5 12.5 16.5 77 3 0.0 1015.0
17:20 EDT
NW 19 22 17.9 11.0 17.9 64 4 1.4 1014.0
17:20 EDT
SW 11 15 21.0 20.8 21.0 99 1 0.0 1010.9
17:20 EDT
WSW 31 43 10.7 7.0 7.4 78 3 0.0 -
17:20 EDT
WSW 24 30 13.8 6.2 11.9 60 4 0.0 1013.3
17:20 EDT
W 22 26 22.8 7.0 22.8 36 13 0.0 -
17:20 EDT
NNW 19 28 22.2 11.8 22.2 51 7 0.0 -
17:20 EDT
WSW 22 28 18.1 12.8 18.1 71 3 0.0 1015.5
17:20 EDT
W 37 48 18.8 12.8 18.8 68 5 0.0 1013.1
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Weather News

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.

Stormy conditions again for Aotearoa

11:51 EDT

Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

18:55 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.