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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain followed by showers, mostly west. Cool westerly winds.

  • Thursday Showers, predominately in west. Cool to cold throughout.

  • Friday Showers in the west. Mostly dry in the northeast. Cool and mostly cloudy.

  • Saturday Rain clearing the east, showers in the west. Cool and breezy.

  • Sunday Cool to cold with strong westerly winds. Showers, mostly confined to the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 28/08 Mon 29/08 Tue 30/08

17.8°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

14.7°C

Bicheno

17.8°C

King Island Ap

18.0°C

Low Rocky Point

20.0°C

Swansea

5.6°C

Mt Read
Coldest

-6.7°C

Liawenee

-3.7°C

Liawenee

0.3°C

Lake Leake

-7.0°C

Liawenee

NW 33km/h

King Island Ap
Windiest

75km/h

Mt Hartz

64km/h

Mt Read

83km/h

Mt Read
-

1.4mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

2.6mm

Mt Read

0.4mm

Mathinna

15.0mm

Bridport

50.6mm

South Queenstown
Tasmania's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 25.0°C at
Campania in 2006
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 2005
Highest 16.1°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -11.0°C at
Shannon Hec in 1974
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

Tasmania Daily Summaries

Wednesday August 31, 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
9.5 +1.2 - - 12.4
11 +5 - - 4
7.8 +2.6 - - 1.2
6 +5 - - 3
4 +5 - - 1
2.1 +0.8 - - 0.4
6.2 +2.5 - - 4.4
10.5 +2.7 - - 5.4
12.2 +5.6 - - 5.2
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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