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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Calm and chilling morning. Cloud & wind inceasing. Showers later in the west.

  • Saturday Windy with showers, mainly south. Becoming cold.

  • Sunday Brisk winds easing. Most showers clearing. Light showers persisting in southwest.

  • Monday Showers in the far west, dry elsewhere. Mild along coast, cooler inland/over high ground.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 28/03 Wed 29/03 Thu 30/03

13.2°C

Eddystone Point
Hottest

24.8°C

Dunalley

27.6°C

Dunalley

20.0°C

Launceston

33.2°C

Bushy Park

-2.2°C

Liawenee
Coldest

5.5°C

Mt Wellington

0.6°C

Mt Wellington
 

-2.1°C

Liawenee

SSW 37km/h

Eddystone Point
Windiest

103km/h

Maatsuyker Is

112km/h

Scotts Peak Dam

68km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

13.6mm

Mt Read

42.6mm

Lake Margaret
 

47.6mm

Upper Esk
Tasmania's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.0°C at
Campania in 2008
Lowest -0.9°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 24.0°C at
Strahan in 1986
Lowest -6.9°C at
Liawenee in 2005
Highest 164.1mm at
Hastings in 1946

Tasmania Monthly Summaries

March 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
14.8 +1.9 22 21.0 +2.5 51.0 107
27 10.0 +2.0 23.4 +1.8 15.0 33
14.5 +1.9 23.3 +2.0 40.6 81
13.2 +2.3 22.5 +2.3 37.0 82
18 14.5 +2.4 23.1 +2.9 45.8 94
33 13.4 +3.1 25.1 +2.3 19.4 50
5.0 +1.2 13 19.0 +2.9 35.0 52
18 8.8 +2.5 18 17.8 +3.2 43.8 61
23 11.7 +1.9 23 22.7 +3.2 74.8 71
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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01:26 EDT

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Cyclone Debbie: Northern NSW residents urged to evacuate as strong winds hit south-east QLD

01:26 EDT

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Brisbane weather: Conditions may worsen for south-east Queensland overnight, BOM says

23:09 EDT

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