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Thu 11:14 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Windy with rain, mainly north, west & later south. A few thunderstorms about.

  • Friday Brisk winds easing. Showers in west & sth easing. Light showers in centre clearing. Dry elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers in west and south, mainly light. The odd shower in centre. Dry in northeast.

  • Sunday Light showers in west and south clearing. Dry elsewhere. Wind becoming lighter.

  • Monday The odd light shower in the south. Mostly sunny. Gentle winds.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12

22.3°C

Dunalley
Hottest

25.9°C

Friendly Beach

23.1°C

Launceston

24.8°C

Hobart

26.8°C

Bushy Park

6.8°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-0.1°C

Butlers Gorge

2.8°C

Mt Read

5.0°C

Mt Wellington

-1.1°C

Butlers Gorge

NW 70km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is

74km/h

Mt Wellington

103km/h

Mt Read
-

0.2mm last hr

Maatsuyker Is
Wettest

10.8mm

Tasman Island

10.0mm

Mt Read

12.0mm

Low Rocky Point

26.0mm

Scottsdale
Tasmania's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Hobart in 1897
Lowest -0.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 1964
Highest 23.9°C at
Hobart in 1920
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mount Barrow in 1969
Highest 202.0mm at
Mt Wellington in 1995

Tasmania Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday December 8, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) 2.2 -
FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT 1.8 -
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 1.2 -
KING ISLAND AIRPORT 5.2 -
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 7.4 -
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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