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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Possible light, isolated showers in the south. Warmer with possible light showers in the north.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly on the ranges. Mild with generally light winds.

  • Saturday Showers across the west. Cool change spreading across the state.

  • Sunday Brisk westerly winds. Showers in the west, becoming patchier in the east.

  • Monday Gusty and cool southwesterlies. Showers, mainly in the south and west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

25.4°C

Bushy Park
Hottest

30.5°C

Devonport Ap

30.7°C

Ouse

27.5°C

Ross

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

12.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

2.3°C

Liawenee

5.6°C

Mt Read

3.6°C

Liawenee

-0.3°C

Liawenee

SSW 46km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.8mm

St Helens Ap

1.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

3.8mm

Low Rocky Point

4.0mm

Low Rocky Point
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

Thursday February 11, 2016
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
14.8 +1.0 21 +1 0.0
11.6 +0.9 21 +0 0.8
13.8 +1.8 21 -1 0.0
7.3 +0.0 20 +2 1.4
3.6 -1.6 19 +1 0.0
12.1 +2.0 23 +0 0.0
14.3 +2.1 26 +1 0.0
13.6 +0.5 21 +0 0.0
18.1 +4.4 24 +1 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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