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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Showers confined to N & W, mostly dry elsewhere. Warm in the south & east, milder in the west.

  • Monday Becoming sunnier. Mostly dry throughout. Mild with light winds.

  • Tuesday Mild with light winds throughout. A few light showers in the south.

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

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 18/01 Fri 19/01 Sat 20/01

18.7°C

Burnie Ntc
Hottest

36.3°C

Ouse

39.7°C

St Helens Ap

29.0°C

Launceston

39.7°C

St Helens Ap

9.3°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

9.5°C

Maydena

7.0°C

Mt Wellington
 

-0.1°C

Mt Wellington

NE 29km/h

Devonport Ap
Windiest

96km/h

Mt Wellington

74km/h

Mt Wellington

50km/h

Swan Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

COPPING (YAXLEY ESTATE)

5.0mm

Swansea
 

54.2mm

Hummocky Hills
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 Daily Summaries

Sunday January 21, 2018
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.