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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Possible light showers affecting higher ground. Cool over the highlands, mild elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers in the north, dry elsewhere. Very warm in central parts, mild elsewhere.

  • Monday Rain in the north, showers in the south and east. Mild most places, cooler over highground.

  • Tuesday Showers over western coasts and higher ground. Dry in the east. Mild in the east, cool west.

  • Wednesday Warm and sunny throughout. Clouds and rain developing in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03

23.0°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

23.0°C

Devonport Ap

22.8°C

Scotts Peak Dam

22.0°C

Launceston

33.2°C

Bushy Park

10.0°C

Mt Read
Coldest

3.9°C

Mt Wellington

0.1°C

Liawenee

5.0°C

Mt Wellington

-2.1°C

Liawenee

E 31km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

62km/h

Eddystone Point

51km/h

Eddystone Point

62km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.2mm

Mt Wellington

3.8mm

Wynyard Ap

1.0mm

Cape Grim

5.2mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.0°C at
Campania in 2008
Lowest -0.9°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 24.0°C at
Strahan in 1986
Lowest -6.9°C at
Liawenee in 2005
Highest 164.1mm at
Hastings in 1946

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 20 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
9 19 90% 1-5mm Nil W 22 85 WSW 29 60
Possible shower
11 18 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 21 69 WSW 30 52
Possible shower
13 20 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
11 19 40% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 20 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 13 77 WSW 21 45
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