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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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.

  • 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.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

25.1°C

Bushy Park
Hottest

30.5°C

Devonport Ap

30.7°C

Ouse

27.5°C

Ross

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

11.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

2.3°C

Liawenee

5.6°C

Mt Read

4.0°C

Liawenee

-0.3°C

Liawenee

SW 40km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.8mm

St Helens Ap

1.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

4.0mm

Low Rocky Point

4.0mm

Low Rocky 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
(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 %
Possible shower
15 24 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
14 22 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 25 74 WNW 31 62
Late shower
16 25 60% < 1mm Nil NW 14 53 W 23 40
Windy
16 27 5% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
16 27 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
16 27 5% < 1mm Nil NW 13 72 NW 26 41
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