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Tue 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloud imcreasing with late patchy rain. Mild in the northeast, cool elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Rain followed by showers, mostly west. Cool westerly winds.

  • Thursday Showers in west and interior. Alpine snow possible. Chance showers in the east.

  • Friday Showers in the west. Mostly dry in the northeast. Cool and mostly cloudy.

  • Saturday Rain clearing the east, showers in the west. Cool and breezy.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 27/08 Sun 28/08 Mon 29/08

14.8°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

16.3°C

Bicheno

14.7°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

King Island Ap

20.0°C

Swansea

3.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.2°C

Mt Wellington

-6.7°C

Liawenee

-3.7°C

Liawenee

-7.0°C

Liawenee

N 46km/h

Mt Read
Windiest

105km/h

Scotts Peak Dam

75km/h

Mt Hartz

64km/h

Mt Read
-

0.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

31.0mm

Mt Read

2.6mm

Mt Read

0.4mm

Mathinna

1.2mm

King Island Ap
Tasmania's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 25.0°C at
Campania in 2006
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 2005
Highest 16.1°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -11.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1974
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

Tasmania Monthly Summaries

August 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
7.7 -0.6 12.5 -0.2 96.8 95
5.2 -0.4 13.1 +0.0 219.6 125
5.4 +0.2 14.1 +1.0 14.4 27
0.9 -0.6 6.4 -0.4 81.2 69
-1.8 -0.8 6.7 -0.0 90.2 63
0.6 -0.7 12.9 -0.4 15.2 25
3.2 -0.5 13.8 +0.0 58.2 66
7.4 -0.4 13.8 +0.1 97.6 84
6.6 -0.0 13.9 +0.1 37.6 49
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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