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Tue 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers mainly in the west, partly cloudy east. Northwesterly winds strengthening in the west.

  • Thursday Rain in the W, with gusty W/SW winds. Generally cool, slightly milder in the NE.

  • Friday Showers clearing in the south and west. Mild throughout.

  • Saturday A few showers along the south coast. Dry in the north, mild throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04 Tue 24/04

16.9°C

Triabunna
Hottest

22.5°C

Campania

21.6°C

Campania

25.0°C

Flinders Island

26.5°C

Campania

5.8°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.6°C

Liawenee

1.5°C

Butlers Gorge
 

-5.2°C

Liawenee

NW 66km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

59km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Mt Wellington

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Barrington

0.6mm

Cygnet
 

44.6mm

Zeehan
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 2018
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.0 +0.4 17.2 +0.5 34.2 53
9.5 +1.1 17.3 +0.5 107.0 91
10.1 +1.1 18.9 +1.5 29.0 56
4.8 +0.1 11.8 +0.5 82.8 115
2.1 +0.3 16 14.1 +1.9 48.2 73
5.7 +0.3 19.7 +1.4 15.2 30
8.3 +0.6 19.7 +0.6 23.2 45
11.4 +0.9 18.1 +0.3 40.0 76
11.3 +0.6 19.5 +0.7 22.0 38
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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