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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

24.0°C

Ouse
Hottest

30.5°C

Devonport Ap

30.7°C

Ouse

27.5°C

Ross

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

8.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

2.3°C

Liawenee

5.6°C

Mt Read

3.6°C

Liawenee

-0.3°C

Liawenee

SSW 48km/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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
15 24 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
14 23 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 25 73 WNW 31 59
Late shower
16 26 40% < 1mm Nil NW 14 52 W 22 37
Mostly sunny
16 28 5% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
16 29 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Increasing sunshine
16 27 5% < 1mm Nil NW 12 73 NW 26 41
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