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Tasmanian Weather

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Tue 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Patchy light rain and gusty winds. Hot in the north before afternoon change.

  • Wednesday Showers clearing in the afternoon. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Thursday Dry with clear skies throughout. Mild in northeast grading cool in southwest.

  • Friday Showers throughout, heaviest in the northeast. Mild in the south, warmer in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 14/01 Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01
Hottest

26.1°C

Swansea

25.0°C

Ross

27.0°C

Fingal

34.7°C

Friendly Beach
Coldest

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

2.0°C

Liawenee
 

1.0°C

Mt Wellington
Windiest

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is

100km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

16.8mm

Mt Read

7.0mm

Mt Read

1.0mm

Low Rocky Point

68.0mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.2°C at
Scamander in 2009
Lowest 2.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 2009
Highest 25.6°C at
Risdon in 1962
Lowest -4.0°C at
Liawenee in 2000
Highest 265.0mm at
Scamander in 2011

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
16 22 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 27 30% < 1mm Nil NW 10 57 NNE 12 49
Mostly sunny
13 26 20% < 1mm Nil N 6 69 N 14 46
Mostly sunny
14 24 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 23 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 27 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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