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Tue 10:09 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Isolated coastal shower in the east, dry elsewhere. Warm in the east, cooler in the west.

  • Wednesday Very windy throughout. Mostly dry Cloud increasing in the west.

  • Thursday Mild throughout. Showers in the west and south. Dry elsewhere.

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

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

19.8°C

Launceston
Hottest

21.0°C

Friendly Beach

21.3°C

Friendly Beach

22.1°C

Wynyard Ap

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

5.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

0.7°C

Mt Read

0.4°C

Lake St Clair

1.0°C

Mt Wellington

-1.1°C

Liawenee

NW 46km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

62km/h

Cape Grim

72km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

43.4mm

Low Rocky Point

20.8mm

Maydena

12.0mm

Maria Is

12.0mm

Maria Is
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
13 19 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 23 5% < 1mm Nil N 7 77 W 11 58
Mostly sunny
13 26 5% < 1mm Nil NW 12 54 SSW 13 34
Mostly sunny
12 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 27 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 3 69 NNW 13 44
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Weather News

Canberra's coldest February morning on record

09:58 EDT

The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

08:36 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.