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Tasmanian Weather

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Sun 10:10 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Brisk westerly winds. Showers in the west, becoming patchier in the east.

  • Monday Gusty showers throughout. Snow possible on ranges. Cold and windy throughout.

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

  • Wednesday Showers, heaviest in the west. Drier in the northeast. Brisk southwesterlies.

  • Thursday Possible showers in the south. Warmer with possible light showers in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 11/02 Fri 12/02 Sat 13/02

22.5°C

Friendly Beach
Hottest

27.8°C

Ross

29.7°C

Bushy Park

31.0°C

Friendly Beach

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

6.6°C

Mt Read
Coldest

4.4°C

Lake St Clair

8.1°C

Butlers Gorge

4.0°C

Mt Wellington

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NNW 64km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

57km/h

Cape Grim

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim
Wettest

18.2mm

St Helens

2.6mm

Eddystone Point

13.0mm

Mt Read

13.0mm

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 %
Possible shower
13 23 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 21 90% 1-5mm Nil SW 15 83 SW 21 60
Possible shower
13 22 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 19 68 SSW 25 50
Possible shower
14 23 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
13 24 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 26 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 61 WNW 15 35
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Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.