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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Possible showers in the west, dry elsewhere. Cool-to-mild with light winds.

  • Saturday Possible light showers affecting higher ground. Cool over the highlands, mild elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers in the north, dry elsewhere. Very warm in central parts, mild elsewhere.

  • Monday Rain in the north, showers in the south and east. Mild most places, cooler over highground.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03

17.0°C

Burnie Ntc
Hottest

26.7°C

Launceston

23.0°C

Devonport Ap

22.0°C

Launceston

33.2°C

Bushy Park

2.8°C

Liawenee
Coldest

4.8°C

Mt Wellington

3.9°C

Mt Wellington
 

-2.1°C

Liawenee

NNE 24km/h

Mt Read
Windiest

57km/h

Swan Island

62km/h

Eddystone Point

51km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

41.2mm

Bob Lagoon

8.2mm

Mt Wellington
 

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

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Weather News

Tropical cyclone off Queensland coast highly possible, expected to make landfall, BOM forecasts

17:59 EDT

A tropical low off north Queensland has a high chance of developing into a cyclone and making landfall by early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Queensland cyclone threat

15:39 EDT

Queensland may see its first tropical cyclone in two years in coming days, although the situation is still hard to call.

BOM weather: Six questions you've always wanted to ask a meteorologist

14:27 EDT

It runs one of the most-viewed websites in Australia and broadcasts its weather forecasts and warnings around the country each day.