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Tas
Tue 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Isolated coastal shower in the east, dry elsewhere. Warm in the east, cooler in the west.

  • Wednesday Very windy throughout. Mostly dry Cloud increasing in the west.

  • Thursday Mild throughout. Showers in the west and south. Dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Cloudy and cool with showers. Windy in the south and east.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

15.6°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

21.0°C

Friendly Beach

21.3°C

Friendly Beach

22.0°C

Wynyard Ap

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

1.4°C

Liawenee
Coldest

0.7°C

Mt Read

0.4°C

Lake St Clair
 

-1.1°C

Liawenee

WSW 48km/h

Mt Hartz
Windiest

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

62km/h

Cape Grim

72km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

43.4mm

Low Rocky Point

20.8mm

Maydena
 

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 21, 2017
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Weather News

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

06:58 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it begins to make landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.