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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 10:27 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Very windy throughout. Mostly dry Cloud increasing in the west.

  • Thursday Mild throughout. Showers in the west and south. Dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Cloudy and cool with showers. Windy in the south and east.

  • Saturday Light coastal showers in the south. Mild in the east, cool elsewhere.

  • Sunday Mostly dry throughout. Increasingly light winds. Warm throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

27.2°C

Scotts Peak Dam
Hottest

21.3°C

Friendly Beach

22.1°C

Wynyard Ap

24.2°C

Ross

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

13.8°C

Mt Read
Coldest

0.4°C

Lake St Clair

0.8°C

Liawenee

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge

-1.1°C

Liawenee

N 59km/h

Mt Read
Windiest

62km/h

Cape Grim

72km/h

Tasman Island

66km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

20.8mm

Maydena

21.0mm

Eaglehawk Neck

0.2mm

Mt Wellington

0.2mm

Luncheon Hill
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Clearing shower
14 20 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers easing
14 20 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 22 90 WNW 21 77
Possible shower
16 25 50% < 1mm Nil NW 17 53 WNW 21 38
Mostly sunny
16 26 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
15 27 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
14 25 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 17 80 NW 20 54
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Weather News

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.

Elevated fire danger ahead of seemingly benign cold front

11:19 EDT

A weak cold front will clip the southern parts of South Australia today and reach Victoria in the afternoon.

Authorities warn against swimming in Swan and Canning rivers after heavy rains, flooding

10:55 EDT

Heavy rainfall that caused flooding across southern Western Australia a week ago has filled Perth's river systems with sediment and nutrients, as well as potentially harmful bacteria.