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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Warm and mostly sunny in the south. Warmer in the north and mostly sunny.

  • Tuesday Possible showers over NE, generally dry elsewhere.. Moderate W winds, becoming gusty in the south.

  • Wednesday Scattered showers in the east and south. Dry in the northwest.

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

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 05/02 Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02

20.3°C

Low Head
Hottest

29.4°C

Ouse

29.6°C

Ouse

31.0°C

Scotts Peak Dam

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

10.8°C

Mt Read
Coldest

8.2°C

Warra

7.8°C

Liawenee
 

-0.3°C

Liawenee

SSW 22km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

53km/h

Mt Hartz

62km/h

Cape Grim

48km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Erriba

0.4mm

Erriba
 

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
15 27 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
17 25 5% < 1mm Nil W 14 60 WSW 23 39
Mostly sunny
17 29 30% < 1mm Nil S 4 76 WNW 10 33
Possible shower
16 23 30% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
15 22 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 12 75 SW 21 54
Mostly sunny
16 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Perth hits 40C as expected five-day heatwave begins

20:22 EDT

Perth has hit a scorching 40.4 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.

Southeastern Australia drying out after wet start to year

15:49 EDT

After a wet start to the year, southeastern Australia is drying out, beginning its driest spell in about two months.

Cars sink through ice in Wisconsin as temporary parking area fails to hold up

14:46 EDT

Around 20 cars became partially submerged after falling through a temporary car park established on Wisconsin's frozen Lake Geneva on Saturday local time.