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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Mild with light winds throughout. A few light showers in the south, clear far north.

  • Wednesday Warm and dry throughout. Some cloud in the south. Light winds.

  • Thursday Showers in the south and east, dry elsewhere. Warm throughout, light winds.

  • Friday Possible showers in northwest. Hot and dry in the southeast.

  • Saturday Hot and dry throughout. Light showers along the northeast coast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 20/01 Sun 21/01 Mon 22/01

28.2°C

Cressy
Hottest

28.7°C

Launceston Ap

29.4°C

Scotts Peak Dam

32.4°C

Fingal

39.7°C

St Helens Ap

13.3°C

Mt Hartz
Coldest

6.8°C

Warra

9.4°C

Mt Wellington

3.0°C

Liawenee

-0.1°C

Mt Wellington

NW 62km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

50km/h

Swan Island

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

90km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.2mm

Derby

0.8mm

Sprent

1.0mm

Maria Is

1.0mm

Maria Is
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 %
Showers
16 22 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Showers
17 22 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 13 80 SSW 20 67
Showers
19 25 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 8 84 NE 12 72
Showers
17 24 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Showers
14 21 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 14 84 SW 22 66
Showers
17 21 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
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15:58 EDT

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Braidwood farmers struggle with drought as dams dry up

15:55 EDT

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