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Tasmanian Weather

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Mon 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Warm and mostly sunny in the south. Warmer in the north and mostly sunny.

  • Tuesday Possible showers over NE, generally dry elsewhere.. Moderate W winds, becoming gusty in the south.

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

  • Thursday Possible light, isolated showers in ths south. Warmer with possible light showers in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 05/02 Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02

20.8°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

29.4°C

Ouse

29.6°C

Ouse

31.0°C

Scotts Peak Dam

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

8.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

8.2°C

Warra

7.8°C

Liawenee
 

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NW 53km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

53km/h

Mt Hartz

62km/h

Cape Grim

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Erriba

0.4mm

Erriba
 

39.4mm

Mt Wellington
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 %
Cloudy
16 21 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
14 20 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 22 71 WNW 33 63
Mostly sunny
16 24 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 14 60 W 23 38
Mostly sunny
17 23 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
17 25 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
16 24 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 12 71 NW 27 41
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01:05 EDT

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15:49 EDT

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14:46 EDT

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