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Tasmanian Weather

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Fri 16:07 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday A burst of cold winds and showers in the south. Cool but sunny in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

28.7°C

Bushy Park
Hottest

30.7°C

Ouse

27.5°C

Ross

27.8°C

Ross

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

15.5°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

5.6°C

Mt Read

3.6°C

Liawenee

4.4°C

Lake St Clair

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NE 50km/h

Dunalley
Windiest

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Maatsuyker Is

57km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

3.8mm

Low Rocky Point

18.2mm

St Helens

7.0mm

Low Head
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 %
Possible shower
13 21 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
12 19 90% 10-20mm Nil W 25 73 WNW 41 60
Possible shower
13 21 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 48 WNW 33 41
Late shower
13 22 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
14 22 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 22 70% 1-5mm Nil W 13 58 WNW 30 42
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16:01 EDT

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Valentine's Day should turn up the heat

12:59 EDT

For those seeking the perfect weather for the perfect date this Valentine's weekend, Australian capital cities seem sure to share the love! Brisbane and Darwin will be hot and steamy as per usual, expecting a maximum temperature into the low 30s on both days.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

12:26 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.