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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 10:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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.

  • Thursday Showers along the west coast. Mostly dry in the north and east.

  • Friday Light showers in the west, dry in the east. Cool throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01

23.3°C

St Helens Ap
Hottest

24.8°C

Swansea

29.1°C

Fingal

34.7°C

Ouse

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

4.5°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

0.7°C

Liawenee

4.4°C

Butlers Gorge

5.0°C

Mt Wellington

-2.7°C

Liawenee

WNW 87km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

79km/h

Mt Hartz

68km/h

Maatsuyker Is

150km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.8mm

Mt Read

0.2mm

Yolla

25.0mm

Mt Read

25.0mm

Mt Read
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Windy
15 20 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
13 18 70% < 1mm Nil WSW 38 77 WSW 36 52
Windy with showers
16 20 20% < 1mm Nil W 35 58 W 40 40
Increasing sunshine
18 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy
17 22 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Increasing sunshine
17 22 5% < 1mm Nil W 26 62 WSW 27 35
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Weather News

Heat plaguing Sydney

11:27 EDT

Sydney is enduring yet another hot and muggy day and remains on track to have its warmest January on record.

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather

10:56 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology is warning there will be severe weather in the Top End and the southern Northern Territory, with heavy rainfall and flood watches.

Bumper year in agriculture won't be repeated, Queensland missed the boom: report

10:40 EDT

An unusually strong year of agricultural production in 2016 is unlikely to be repeated this year, according to the Australian Farm Institute's (AFI) latest outlook.