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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday A few showers, mainly on the ranges. Mild with generally light winds.

  • Saturday Showers across the west. Cool change spreading across the state.

  • Sunday Brisk westerly winds. Showers in the west, becoming patchier in the east.

  • Monday Gusty and cool southwesterlies. Showers, mainly in the south and west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

19.6°C

Swan Island
Hottest

30.7°C

Ouse

27.5°C

Ross

27.0°C

Launceston Ap

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

7.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

5.6°C

Mt Read

3.6°C

Liawenee
 

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NNE 29km/h

Mt Read
Windiest

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Maatsuyker Is

57km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

3.8mm

Low Rocky Point
 

39.4mm

Mt Wellington
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 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 %
Clearing shower
16 23 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 24 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 6 72 SW 16 47
Clearing shower
15 26 40% < 1mm Nil E 8 69 ENE 18 48
Clearing shower
16 24 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
15 25 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
16 27 50% < 1mm Nil SE 7 70 N 15 42
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