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Sat 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

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

  • Sunday Brisk westerly winds. Showers in the west, becoming patchier in the east.

  • Monday Gusty and cool southwesterlies. Showers, mainly in the south and west.

  • Tuesday A burst of cold winds and showers in the south. Cool but sunny in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02 Fri 12/02

22.5°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

27.5°C

Ross

27.8°C

Ross

30.0°C

Bushy Park

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

9.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

3.6°C

Liawenee

4.4°C

Lake St Clair

8.0°C

Butlers Gorge

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NW 61km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

70km/h

Maatsuyker Is

57km/h

Cape Grim

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.8mm

Low Rocky Point

18.2mm

St Helens

3.0mm

Eddystone Point

3.0mm

Eddystone Point
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
13 22 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 21 70% < 1mm Nil NW 25 52 W 38 38
Mostly sunny
13 24 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 21 56 W 31 31
Mostly sunny
15 25 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 20 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 36 72 WSW 39 48
Mostly sunny
14 24 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.