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Tasmanian Weather

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.

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

18.9°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

27.8°C

Ross

29.7°C

Bushy Park

30.0°C

Hobart Ap

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

4.3°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

4.4°C

Lake St Clair

8.1°C

Butlers Gorge
 

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NW 64km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

57km/h

Cape Grim

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

18.2mm

St Helens

2.6mm

Eddystone Point
 

39.4mm

Mt Wellington
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
(group 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
11 23 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 20 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 26 58 WSW 32 50
Mostly sunny
9 24 10% < 1mm Nil SW 12 53 SSW 23 31
Mostly sunny
11 22 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 19 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 23 79 SW 28 65
Possible shower
11 22 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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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.