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Tue 15:13 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Strong, cold, showery winds. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow near sea level rising during day.

  • Wednesday Strong, cold winds easing. Showers, mainly west. Small hail. Snow to 300m.

  • Thursday Cold winds easing. Light showers west & south. Snow to 600m. Early frost, sunnier in northeast.

  • Friday Cold morning inland with some frost. Partly cloudy & cold day. Few showers in the west.

  • Saturday Cold start throughout with some frost. Mostly sunne and dry. Chance showers in west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

12.0°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

12.5°C

Bridport

14.9°C

Bicheno

9.6°C

Cape Sorell

14.9°C

Bicheno

-1.0°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-4.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

-7.5°C

Liawenee

-7.5°C

Mt Wellington

NW 68km/h

Low Rocky Point
Windiest

137km/h

Maatsuyker Is

140km/h

Cape Grim

105km/h

Cape Grim
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

10.6mm

Mt Hartz

34.0mm

Zeehan

35.5mm

Maydena

22.4mm

Warra
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

Tuesday August 4, 2015
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
4.8 -3.5 10 -3 1.2
- - 11 -2 -
6.3 -0.3 11 -3 0.0
2.9 -2.3 12 -1 5.0
5.6 -2.2 12 -2 1.6
-2.5 -6.2 10 -4 0.2
-7.5 -6.5 2 -5 2.8
-3.3 -4.8 2 -5 0.0
2.5 -3.2 10 -3 6.0
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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