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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Showers, mainly in the south. Partly cloudy in the north. Winds easing.

  • Tuesday Isolated coastal shower in the east, dry elsewhere. Warm in the east, cooler in the west.

  • Wednesday Very windy throughout. Mostly dry Cloud increasing in the west.

  • Thursday Mild throughout. Showers in the west and south. Dry elsewhere.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/02 Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02

13.9°C

Swan Island
Hottest

25.7°C

Dunalley

21.0°C

Friendly Beach

21.0°C

Friendly Beach

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

1.5°C

Butlers Gorge
Coldest

-0.7°C

Liawenee

0.7°C

Mt Read
 

-1.1°C

Liawenee

S 35km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

57km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

27.0mm

Mt Read

43.4mm

Low Rocky Point
 

52.8mm

Mt Read
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 Monthly Summaries

February 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.7 -1.1 18.2 -1.4 20.0 60
8.5 -1.6 22.3 -0.6 2.2 5
13.8 +0.1 21.0 -1.7 72 0.6 2
12.2 +0.2 22.5 +0.9 6.8 17
11.8 -1.3 19.8 -1.5 15.2 53
11.3 -0.9 33 21.8 -2.8 11.2 36
3.7 -1.5 16.1 -2.3 10.4 25
5.1 -2.2 18 13.3 -4.3 42.4 65
9.8 -0.9 19.0 -2.1 85.0 129
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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