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Sat 16:05 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Showers, mosly in the west. Cool change spreading across the state.

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

  • Monday Gusty showers throughout. Snow possible on ranges. Cold and windy throughout.

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

  • Wednesday Showers, heaviest in the west. Drier in the northeast. Brisk southwesterlies.

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

30.7°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

27.5°C

Ross

27.8°C

Ross

29.7°C

Bushy Park

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

11.8°C

Mt Read
Coldest

3.6°C

Liawenee

4.4°C

Lake St Clair

8.1°C

Butlers Gorge

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NW 53km/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

2.6mm

Eddystone Point

4.6mm

Maatsuyker Is
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 21 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
10 18 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 34 63 SSW 39 47
Possible shower
10 17 50% 1-5mm Nil SW 33 50 SW 39 41
Mostly sunny
11 20 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 21 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 21 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 19 47 SSW 26 25
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Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

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.