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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Isolated coastal showers clearing. Mild in the north and east, cool in the west.

  • Friday Possible showers in the west, dry elsewhere. Cool-to-mild with light winds.

  • Saturday Possible light showers affecting higher ground. Cool over the highlands, mild elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers in the north, dry elsewhere. Very warm in central parts, mild elsewhere.

  • Monday Rain in the north, showers in the south and east. Mild most places, cooler over highground.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/03 Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03

17.4°C

Low Head
Hottest

27.2°C

Cressy

26.7°C

Launceston

23.0°C

Devonport Ap

33.2°C

Bushy Park

4.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

6.3°C

Mt Wellington

4.8°C

Mt Wellington

3.9°C

Mt Wellington

-2.1°C

Liawenee

ESE 25km/h

Swan Island
Windiest

53km/h

Low Rocky Point

57km/h

Swan Island

62km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.2mm

Bothwell

41.2mm

Bob Lagoon

8.2mm

Mt Wellington

8.2mm

Mt Wellington
Tasmania's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.0°C at
Campania in 2008
Lowest -0.9°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 24.0°C at
Strahan in 1986
Lowest -6.9°C at
Liawenee in 2005
Highest 164.1mm at
Hastings in 1946

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 %
Possible shower
15 20 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
14 20 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 20 68 NNW 26 45
Possible shower
13 20 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 15 82 NNW 22 58
Possible shower
13 21 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
12 19 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 27 88 NW 31 64
Possible shower
12 21 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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