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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly cloudy, patchy sunshine. Warm to mild throughout, gusty on south coast.

  • Thursday Cloud clearing in the N, remaining in the S. Mild to warm with light winds throughout.

  • Friday Gusty showers in the south and west. Sunniest in the far northeast.

  • Saturday Scattered showers throughout the day. Mild to warm throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 14/01 Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01

16.8°C

Low Head
Hottest

22.6°C

Wynyard Ap

28.0°C

Wynyard Ap

26.0°C

Launceston

35.8°C

Hobart

2.2°C

Liawenee
Coldest

2.0°C

Mt Wellington

0.0°C

Mt Wellington
 

0.0°C

Mt Wellington

W 25km/h

Mt Read
Windiest

81km/h

Tasman Island

92km/h

Cape Grim

51km/h

Scotts Peak Dam
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.0mm

Mt Read

0.2mm

Luncheon Hill
 

54.2mm

Hummocky Hills
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 2018
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
13.7 +0.5 19.6 +0.6 11.2 29
10.0 -0.3 24.2 +0.7 8.6 20
14.3 +0.9 22.5 +0.3 23.2 52
13.6 +1.6 23.4 +1.7 16.8 37
13.1 +0.7 22.0 +1.1 39 8.2 21
11.8 -0.5 25.1 +0.6 37 5.2 11
4.5 -0.8 18.3 -0.5 12.2 22
6.4 -0.7 16.7 -0.9 28.6 42
11.3 +0.5 21.3 +0.5 68.0 79
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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Darwin storm that tore off roof not severe enough for a weather warning, BOM says

19:02 EDT

A brief but damaging storm in central Darwin and Palmerston on Monday that ripped a roof off a building was not strong enough to reach the "severe" threshold and prompt a thunderstorm warning, the Bureau of Meteorology said.

Perth saturated as ex-Cyclone Joyce brings four months of rain in a day

17:53 EDT

The remains of ex-tropical Cyclone Joyce has dumped more than four months' worth of rain on Perth in less than 24 hours, leading to power blackouts, flooding and .

Gold Coast woman's death caused by medical condition, not heat stress

15:59 EDT

A Gold Coast night market is raising money to support the family of one of its vendors who died after collapsing at the venue and being rushed to hospital on Saturday.