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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Showers, mainly in the south. Partly cloudy in the north. Winds easing.

  • 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.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/02 Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02

16.6°C

Wynyard Ap
Hottest

25.7°C

Dunalley

21.0°C

Friendly Beach

21.3°C

Friendly Beach

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

4.7°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.7°C

Liawenee

0.7°C

Mt Read

0.0°C

Lake St Clair

-1.1°C

Liawenee

SW 55km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

62km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

27.0mm

Mt Read

43.4mm

Low Rocky Point

10.0mm

Cape Sorell

21.0mm

Maydena
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 Monthly Summaries

February 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.6 -1.2 18.2 -1.4 21.6 64
9.6 -1.1 19.1 -2.0 93.0 141
12.0 -0.0 22.6 +1.0 7.4 18
18 5.0 -2.2 18 13.3 -4.3 43.4 67
3.6 -1.6 16.1 -2.3 10.6 26
8.2 -1.9 22.4 -0.5 2.8 7
11.1 -1.1 33 21.8 -2.8 11.2 36
11.8 -1.3 19.8 -1.5 19.4 68
13.5 -0.2 21.0 -1.7 17.8 46
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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NSW weather: Storm hits Hunter and Central Coast, BOM predicts heavy rainfall and winds

00:06 EDT

Severe thunderstorms that ravaged the Hunter region and the Central Coast of New South Wales are over, the Bureau of Meteorology says, but Ausgrid and SES volunteers are still working to repair the damage.