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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers clearing in the afternoon. Windy. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Thursday Dry with clear skies throughout. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Friday Showers throughout, heaviest in the northeast. Mild in the south, warmer in the north.

  • Saturday Mostly dry and sunny throughout. Cool in the south, mild over central and north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01

16.4°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

25.1°C

Ross

28.7°C

Fingal

29.0°C

Fingal

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

3.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

2.1°C

Liawenee

3.4°C

Butlers Gorge
 

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

WNW 81km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is

100km/h

Mt Wellington

100km/h

Cape Bruny
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.6mm

Mt Read

1.0mm

Strahan Ap
 

68.0mm

Mt Read
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

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Weather News

Fire fuel loads increase after recent heat in NSW

16:34 EDT

Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.

Queensland weather: Heatwave conditions to return on Wednesday

16:09 EDT

A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.

Federal MP calls on banks to develop offsetting options to help farmers save in the good times

16:05 EDT

A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.