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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Light coastal showers in the 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 Showers developing inland in the afternoon. Warm-to-hot throughout most of the state.

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

15.3°C

Swan Island
Hottest

28.8°C

Bushy Park

29.1°C

Swansea

25.0°C

Launceston

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

0.4°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

4.9°C

Maydena

1.8°C

Liawenee
 

-1.1°C

Liawenee

S 38km/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
 

52.8mm

Mt Read
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday February 25, 2017
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Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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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Weather News

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

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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.

Wet end to summer for eastern NSW

13:41 EDT

Wrapping up a hot and humid summer many will be happy to forget, rain is on its way for most of NSW east of the divide.