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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Light coastal showers in the north & south easing. Mild in the east, cool elsewhere.

  • Sunday Winds easing throughout the day. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Monday Mostly dry throughout. Warm in the southeast, mild elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Mostly dry throughout. Warm-to-hot throughout most of the state.

  • Wednesday Possible late storms inland and east. Warm throughout with light winds.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02

20.9°C

Launceston
Hottest

28.8°C

Bushy Park

29.1°C

Swansea

25.9°C

Launceston

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

6.9°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

4.9°C

Maydena

1.8°C

Liawenee

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge

-1.1°C

Liawenee

ESE 27km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

94km/h

Mt Wellington

83km/h

Mt Hartz

74km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.8mm

Mt Read

8.8mm

Mt Read

5.0mm

Eddystone Point

5.0mm

Eddystone Point
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 Sky Observations

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Weather News

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.

Hot and dry autumn ahead for Australia

17:43 EDT

The seasonal outlook for autumn is hot and dry, but what is causing it? Both maximum and minimum temperatures look to be above average, especially for central Australia, extending down through inland NSW and western VIC.