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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Cold morning then generally dry with gentle winds. Light showers Bass Strait & northwest coast.

  • Thursday Cold morning then generally dry with gentle winds. Light showers Bass Strait.

  • Friday Cold morning then generally dry with gentle winds. Light showers Bass Strait & north coast.

  • Saturday Rain in the north and east. Cloudy throughout, with moderate NE'lies.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 29/05 Mon 30/05 Tue 31/05

10.4°C

Cape Grim
Hottest

15.6°C

Burnie

15.4°C

Flinders Island

16.0°C

Flinders Island

-6.6°C

Liawenee
Coldest

-5.8°C

Liawenee

-8.9°C

Liawenee
 

NNE 25km/h

Cape Bruny
Windiest

61km/h

Maatsuyker Is

38km/h

Low Head

48km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.2mm

Strahan

20.0mm

Bob Lagoon
 
Tasmania's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.4°C at
Low Head in 1895
Lowest -4.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1973
Highest 15.2°C at
Flinders Island in 1991
Lowest -13.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 215.9mm at
Kingston in 1954

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