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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.

  • Tuesday Showers over western coasts and higher ground. Dry in the east. Mild in the east, cool west.

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

19.2°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

26.7°C

Launceston

23.0°C

Devonport Ap

23.0°C

Scotts Peak Dam

33.2°C

Bushy Park

9.2°C

Warra
Coldest

4.8°C

Mt Wellington

3.9°C

Mt Wellington

0.0°C

Liawenee

-2.1°C

Liawenee

SSE 27km/h

Eddystone Point
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

4.0mm

Wynyard Ap

4.0mm

Wynyard Ap
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

Tasmania Rainfall Bulletin

Friday March 24, 2017
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 0.2 24
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) 0.2 24
FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) 0.2 24
KING ISLAND AIRPORT 0.2 24
10  
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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