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Tue 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Early light showers in NE, dry elsewhere. Mostly sunny elsewhere and warm.

  • Wednesday Scattered showers in the east and south. Dry in the northwest.

  • Thursday Possible light, isolated showers in ths south. Warmer with possible light showers in the north.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly on the ranges. Mild with generally light winds.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02

19.8°C

Swan Island
Hottest

29.6°C

Ouse

30.7°C

Scotts Peak Dam

29.0°C

Wynyard Ap

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

3.1°C

Liawenee
Coldest

7.8°C

Liawenee

7.1°C

Liawenee
 

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NW 37km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

62km/h

Cape Grim

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Erriba

1.0mm

Mt Wellington
 

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 Monthly Summaries

February 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
22 15.4 +1.6 22 22.2 +2.6 3.4 10
28 13.6 +3.5 25.9 +3.0 2.8 7
50 16.2 +2.5 24.0 +1.4 2.4 6
119 15.7 +3.7 25.1 +3.5 3.8 9
14.3 +1.2 22.5 +1.2 6.8 24
33 16.6 +4.4 33 28.1 +3.5 0.4 1
7.2 +2.0 13 21.6 +3.2 13 0.4 1
18 9.6 +2.3 20.6 +3.0 18 6.4 10
23 13.6 +2.9 24.1 +3.0 28 9.8 15
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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