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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain and showers throughout. Snow higher ground. Gusty S'ly winds.

  • Thursday Strong northerly winds in the west. Showers in the northwest, dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Rain in the morning, heaviest in the north. Cool temperatures.

  • Saturday Strong northerly winds. Rain with a cold change in the morning.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07 Tue 25/07

11.8°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

16.0°C

Bicheno

13.5°C

Bicheno

16.0°C

Fingal

16.7°C

Bicheno

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.3°C

Mt Wellington

-2.7°C

Fingal
 

-10.4°C

Liawenee

SSW 66km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

107km/h

Maatsuyker Is

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is

103km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.2mm

Lake Margaret

22.0mm

Mt Read

8.0mm

Low Rocky Point

60.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.0°C at
Swansea in 1975
Lowest -4.8°C at
Mt Wellington in 1991
Highest 14.5°C at
Swansea in 1985
Lowest -12.5°C at
Butlers Gorge in 1983
Highest 137.4mm at
Strathgordon in 2013

Tasmania Daily Summaries

Wednesday July 26, 2017
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(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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