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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Showers, predominately in west. Cool to cold throughout.

  • Friday Showers in the west. Mostly dry in the northeast. Cool and mostly cloudy.

  • Saturday Rain clearing the east, showers in the west. Cool and breezy.

  • Sunday Cool to cold with strong westerly winds. Showers, mostly confined to the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 29/08 Tue 30/08 Wed 31/08

15.0°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

17.8°C

King Island Ap

17.6°C

Low Rocky Point

20.0°C

Dover

15.0°C

Friendly Beach

2.3°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-3.7°C

Liawenee

0.3°C

Lake Leake

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

WNW 64km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

64km/h

Mt Read

83km/h

Mt Read

75km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Mathinna

30.0mm

Latrobe

30.0mm

Mt Read

29.8mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.1°C at
Hobart Ap in 1987
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 19.0°C at
Risdon in 1973
Lowest -10.7°C at
Shannon Hec in 1983
Highest 188.0mm at
Port Arthur in 2005

Tasmania Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday September 1, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) 4 24
FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT 0.4 24
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 1 24
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 0.4 24
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) 5 24
STRAHAN AERODROME 8 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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