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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Early light showers in NE, dry elsewhere. Mostly sunny elsewhere and warm.

  • Wednesday Scattered showers in the east and south. Dry in the northwest.

  • Thursday Possible light, isolated showers in the south. Warmer with possible light showers in the north.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly on the ranges. Mild with generally light winds.

  • Saturday Showers across the west. Cool change spreading across the state.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02

20.9°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

29.6°C

Ouse

30.7°C

Scotts Peak Dam

29.0°C

Wynyard Ap

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

8.4°C

Liawenee
Coldest

7.8°C

Liawenee

7.1°C

Liawenee

10.0°C

Maydena

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NW 33km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

62km/h

Cape Grim

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Erriba

1.0mm

Mt Wellington

0.0mm

Ross

0.0mm

Ross
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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
14 25 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
15 24 40% < 1mm Nil NW 12 54 SW 16 41
Mostly sunny
15 28 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 6 75 NW 17 36
Late shower
16 23 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
13 22 80% < 1mm Nil NW 12 75 W 21 58
Possible shower
16 24 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record

08:21 EDT

The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering one of its driest wet seasons on record.

Perth heatwave putting city's water supplies under pressure

23:43 EDT

As Perth sweats through a severe heatwave, pressure is mounting on the city's dwindling water supplies.

BoM given one day's notice about CSIRO restructure

20:14 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) and the Australian Antarctic Division say they were given just one day's notice about a major CSIRO restructure that could impact joint projects.