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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Warm in east ahead of cooler change. Cool in west. Rain developing, mainly north, heaviest in NW.

  • Saturday Cool, wet and windy, mainly in the west and south. Clearing and mild in the northeast.

  • Sunday Cool, brisk winds easing later. Showers, mainly west, south, east, clearing in nth.

  • Monday Cold morning then cool day. Increasing sunshine. Light showers in south clearing.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 20/02 Wed 21/02 Thu 22/02

20.2°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

24.7°C

Scotts Peak Dam

25.3°C

Bushy Park

28.0°C

Bushy Park

32.8°C

Ouse

6.7°C

Butlers Gorge
Coldest

0.4°C

Liawenee

-0.5°C

Liawenee
 

-1.4°C

Liawenee

ENE 42km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Grim

70km/h

Cape Grim

62km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Cape Grim

0.2mm

Lake Leake
 

63.6mm

Tim Shea
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 %
Mostly sunny
13 21 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 19 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 16 86 WNW 23 72
Possible shower
13 20 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 17 60 W 22 50
Mostly sunny
13 23 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 23 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 23 20% < 1mm Nil NW 9 64 NW 19 37
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