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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Possible light, isolated showers in the south. Warmer with possible light showers in the north.

  • 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.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

20.5°C

Launceston
Hottest

30.5°C

Devonport Ap

30.7°C

Ouse

27.0°C

Launceston Ap

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

7.6°C

Mt Read
Coldest

2.3°C

Liawenee

5.6°C

Mt Read
 

-0.3°C

Liawenee

WNW 40km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.8mm

St Helens Ap

1.0mm

Maatsuyker Is
 

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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
13 25 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
15 22 40% < 1mm Nil W 11 60 SSE 19 46
Late shower
15 27 80% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 58 NNW 12 34
Mostly sunny
16 23 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
14 22 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 10 69 SW 21 46
Possible shower
16 23 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Perth weather: Temperature hits 40C for fourth day, equalling record from 1933

21:26 EDT

Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.

Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare

16:23 EDT

The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.

Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.