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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Scattered showers in the east and south. Dry in the northwest.

  • 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.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

25.6°C

Launceston
Hottest

30.7°C

Scotts Peak Dam

30.5°C

Devonport Ap

30.7°C

Ouse

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

11.1°C

Mt Read
Coldest

7.1°C

Liawenee

2.3°C

Liawenee

6.0°C

Liawenee

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NNW 44km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Mt Wellington

2.8mm

St Helens Ap

1.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

1.0mm

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
(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
15 24 30% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
16 25 50% < 1mm Nil NW 16 54 W 24 40
Late shower
16 27 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 13 69 - -
Mostly sunny
16 26 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
14 22 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 24 73 WNW 30 62
Late shower
16 27 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

NSW under a dry spell

10:43 EDT

Overall, this last week has been the driest spell since about mid-December in NSW.

Roma cattle prices driven to record levels by restocker demand

10:04 EDT

Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.

Perth swelters in heatwave, breaking 50-year-old weather record

09:17 EDT

Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.