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Tasmanian Weather

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Thu 05:17 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

20.9°C

Dennes Point
Hottest

22.1°C

Wynyard Ap

24.2°C

Ross

28.0°C

Grove

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

8.3°C

Mt Read
Coldest

0.8°C

Liawenee

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge
 

-1.1°C

Liawenee

W 48km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

72km/h

Tasman Island

66km/h

Tasman Island

94km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.0mm

Eaglehawk Neck

1.6mm

Bob Lagoon
 

52.8mm

Mt Read
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 %
Mostly sunny
11 19 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 18 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 8 73 SSW 18 50
Mostly sunny
11 19 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 13 53 SSW 14 36
Clearing shower
11 20 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 19 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 21 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 59 S 5 36
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11:55 EDT

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