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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers clearing in the afternoon. Windy. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Thursday Dry with clear skies throughout. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Friday Showers throughout, heaviest in the northeast. Mild in the south, warmer in the north.

  • Saturday Mostly dry and sunny throughout. Cool in the south, mild over central and north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01

20.7°C

Eddystone Point
Hottest

25.1°C

Ross

28.7°C

Fingal

29.0°C

Fingal

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

2.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

2.1°C

Liawenee

3.4°C

Butlers Gorge

2.0°C

Mt Wellington

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

WSW 70km/h

Cape Bruny
Windiest

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is

100km/h

Mt Wellington

105km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.6mm

Mt Read

1.0mm

Strahan Ap

8.0mm

Mt Read

8.2mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.2°C at
Scamander in 2009
Lowest 2.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 2009
Highest 25.6°C at
Risdon in 1962
Lowest -4.0°C at
Liawenee in 2000
Highest 265.0mm at
Scamander in 2011

Tasmania Monthly Summaries

January 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
14.0 +1.0 19.4 +0.5 31.4 84
10.8 +0.5 24.9 +1.4 9.0 21
50 15.4 +2.1 23.3 +1.2 71 1.4 3
120 14.0 +2.1 23.3 +1.6 39.6 88
18 14.4 +2.1 20.5 -0.4 18.0 49
13.4 +1.1 24.5 +0.1 18.0 42
13 6.2 +0.9 20.0 +1.2 13 7.2 14
7.5 +0.4 16.6 -1.2 25.2 39
22 12.7 +2.0 21.0 +0.3 38.8 45
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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