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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Clear and sunny, light winds. Hot inland, warm along the coast.

  • Wednesday Clear skies with light winds. Mild throughout.

  • Thursday Dry throughouth, with winds increasing in the W. Warm over low-lying inland areas. Mild elsewhere.

  • Friday Showers and patchy rain, heaviest in the W. Warm over low-lying inland areas. Mild elsewhere.

  • Saturday Gusty showers increasing in the west. Light showers developing in the east.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 17/02 Sun 18/02 Mon 19/02

18.2°C

Ouse
Hottest

25.5°C

Swansea

23.5°C

Eddystone Point

22.7°C

Devonport Ap

32.8°C

Ouse

7.4°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

5.0°C

Mt Wellington

0.6°C

Mt Wellington

0.4°C

Butlers Gorge

-1.4°C

Liawenee

ENE 42km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

112km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Cape Grim

64km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.8mm

Mt Read

12.4mm

Gray

0.4mm

St Helens Ap

0.4mm

St Helens Ap
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 %
Rain
16 23 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Rain
14 21 80% 10-20mm Nil WNW 20 97 W 27 81
Rain
18 23 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 17 75 W 25 68
Showers
17 26 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Rain
18 26 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Rain
18 25 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 20 86 NW 25 61
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