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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy and cool with showers. Windy in the south and west.

  • Saturday Light coastal showers in the south easing. Mild in the east, cool elsewhere.

  • Sunday Winds easing throughout the day. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Monday Mostly dry throughout. Warm in the southeast, mild elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Showers developing inland in the afternoon. Warm-to-hot throughout most of the state.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02

21.7°C

Launceston
Hottest

24.2°C

Ross

28.8°C

Bushy Park

29.1°C

Swansea

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

3.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge

4.9°C

Maydena

1.8°C

Liawenee

-1.1°C

Liawenee

SSW 48km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

66km/h

Tasman Island

94km/h

Mt Wellington

83km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.6mm

Bob Lagoon

2.8mm

Mt Read

8.8mm

Mt Read

9.0mm

Mt Read
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
14 21 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
10 25 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 9 76 NNW 13 52
Sunny
12 27 5% < 1mm Nil N 11 59 NE 13 27
Mostly sunny
13 22 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
10 25 20% < 1mm Nil NE 4 75 N 14 47
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