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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 10:10 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Mild throughout. Showers in the west and south. Dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Cloudy and cool with showers. Windy in the south and east.

  • Saturday Light coastal showers in the south. Mild in the east, cool elsewhere.

  • Sunday Mostly dry throughout. Increasingly light winds. Warm throughout.

  • Monday Isolated showers in the northeast, dry elsewhere. Warm in the southeast, mild elsewhere.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

24.4°C

Dunalley
Hottest

22.1°C

Wynyard Ap

24.2°C

Ross

29.0°C

Grove

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

8.7°C

Mt Read
Coldest

0.8°C

Liawenee

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge

4.9°C

Maydena

-1.1°C

Liawenee

NW 42km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

72km/h

Tasman Island

66km/h

Tasman Island

94km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.0mm

Eaglehawk Neck

1.6mm

Bob Lagoon

3.0mm

Mt Read

3.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Hobart in 1899
Lowest -2.7°C at
Mt Wellington in 1994
Highest 27.3°C at
Strahan in 1982
Lowest -7.4°C at
Mt Wellington in 1994
Highest 162.6mm at
Mt Read in 2014

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
10:30 EDT
W 26 43 16.9 13.5 16.9 80 3 0.0 1014.6
11:00 EDT
NW 28 35 17.2 14.5 17.2 84 2 0.0 1012.9
11:00 EDT
NW 24 43 23.3 8.3 23.3 38 13 0.0 1009.5
11:00 EDT
WNW 31 46 12.5 9.9 9.7 84 2 0.0 -
11:00 EDT
W 28 39 15.2 8.9 12.4 66 4 0.0 1013.7
11:00 EDT
SW 15 28 22.1 8.9 22.1 43 8 0.0 -
11:00 EDT
NW 20 33 21.8 13.4 21.8 59 5 0.0 -
11:00 EDT
WNW 30 39 19.1 14.4 19.1 74 4 0.0 1016.2
11:00 EDT
W 30 35 21.2 15.5 21.2 70 5 0.0 1015.2
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