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Tasmanian Weather

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Wed 10:02 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Strong and cold southerly winds throughout. Widespread showers. Snow across the highlands.

  • Thursday Scattered showers in the west and south. Cool throughout.

  • Friday Winds tending westerly and strengthening. Showers increasing in the west.

  • Saturday Showers clearing and winds easing. Cool morning in the south.

  • Sunday Sunny morning with cloud increasing later. Evening showers for the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/04 Mon 24/04 Tue 25/04

14.0°C

Low Head
Hottest

20.5°C

Flinders Island

21.9°C

Flinders Island

19.1°C

Launceston

26.5°C

Strahan Ap

-0.4°C

Mt Read
Coldest

5.5°C

Mt Wellington

4.7°C

Mt Read

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington

-4.6°C

Liawenee

SW 66km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

70km/h

Burnie Ntc

55km/h

Tasman Island

92km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

45.0mm

Wynyard

27.0mm

Kimberley

20.0mm

Strahan Ap

20.4mm

Strahan Ap
Tasmania's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 32.0°C at
Campania in 2005
Lowest -2.4°C at
Mt Wellington in 1963
Highest 21.8°C at
Flinders Island in 1994
Lowest -7.7°C at
Liawenee in 2001
Highest 254.0mm at
Rossarden in 1960

Tasmania Monthly Summaries

April 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.3 +0.8 22 18.3 +1.7 23.2 34
9.6 +1.2 22 18.9 +2.2 79.8 67
10.1 +1.1 120 19.7 +2.4 19.6 37
18 6.3 +1.7 12.7 +1.5 18 30.4 41
14 3.1 +1.4 13.4 +1.3 94.0 132
5.0 -0.4 19.7 +1.4 28.6 55
8.4 +0.8 20.2 +1.2 32.2 61
11.5 +1.0 19.1 +1.4 40.2 75
9.8 -0.9 20.2 +1.5 59.6 101
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Warm oceans fuelling late end to big wet season

11:01 EST

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Cold and frosty lead-up to the last weekend of April

11:00 EST

Frosty morning temperatures are expected over Victoria and New South Wales on Thursday.