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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Isolated coastal shower in the east, dry elsewhere. Warm in the east, cooler in the west.

  • Wednesday Very windy throughout. Mostly dry Cloud increasing in the west.

  • Thursday Mild throughout. Showers in the west and south. Dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Cloudy and cool with showers. Windy in the south and east.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

16.0°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

21.0°C

Friendly Beach

21.3°C

Friendly Beach

22.0°C

Wynyard Ap

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

1.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

0.7°C

Mt Read

0.4°C

Lake St Clair
 

-1.1°C

Liawenee

SW 51km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

62km/h

Cape Grim

70km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

43.4mm

Low Rocky Point

20.8mm

Maydena
 

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
12 20 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 18 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 8 81 WNW 19 68
Mostly sunny
12 22 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 12 59 WSW 15 39
Possible shower
14 21 20% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 22 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Cloudy
11 23 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 3 73 NW 12 47
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Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.