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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly dry throughout. Warm-to-hot throughout most of the state.

  • Wednesday Possible late storms inland and east. Warm throughout with light winds.

  • Thursday Possible thunderstorms in the north. Warm throughout with light-to-moderate winds.

  • Friday Scattered showers in the north and east. Mild in the west, warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Isolated showers in the north. Warm in the south and east, locally very warm.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02 Mon 27/02

30.2°C

Ouse
Hottest

23.2°C

Launceston

26.3°C

Campania

29.5°C

Scotts Peak Dam

31.0°C

Campania

17.9°C

Maatsuyker Is
Coldest

0.5°C

Butlers Gorge

1.6°C

Lake St Clair

1.3°C

Butlers Gorge

-1.1°C

Liawenee

E 38km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

50km/h

Mt Hartz

62km/h

Cape Grim

70km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.0mm

Meander

1.5mm

Ulverstone

0.2mm

Lake Leake

52.8mm

Mt Read
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 Daily Summaries

Tuesday February 28, 2017
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
16.6 +2.8 23 +3 0.0
13.2 +2.5 30 +9 0.0
14.2 +2.2 26 +4 0.0
11.7 +4.4 25 +7 0.0
1.9 -3.3 25 +7 0.0
11.3 +1.2 28 +5 0.0
12.2 +0.0 28 +3 0.0
16.6 +3.5 25 +4 0.0
17.5 +3.8 26 +3 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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