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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Possible light showers affecting higher ground. Cool over the highlands, mild elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers in the north, dry elsewhere. Very warm in central parts, mild elsewhere.

  • Monday Rain in the north, showers in the south and east. Mild most places, cooler over highground.

  • Tuesday Showers over western coasts and higher ground. Dry in the east. Mild in the east, cool west.

  • Wednesday Warm and sunny throughout. Clouds and rain developing in the west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03

18.3°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

23.0°C

Devonport Ap

22.8°C

Scotts Peak Dam

22.0°C

Launceston

33.2°C

Bushy Park

5.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

3.9°C

Mt Wellington

0.1°C

Liawenee
 

-2.1°C

Liawenee

ENE 38km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

62km/h

Eddystone Point

51km/h

Eddystone Point

62km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.2mm

Mt Wellington

3.8mm

Wynyard Ap
 

47.6mm

Upper Esk
Tasmania's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.0°C at
Campania in 2008
Lowest -0.9°C at
Mt Wellington in 1995
Highest 24.0°C at
Strahan in 1986
Lowest -6.9°C at
Liawenee in 2005
Highest 164.1mm at
Hastings in 1946

Tasmania Monthly Summaries

March 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
22 14.8 +1.9 22 21.3 +2.8 35.8 75
27 10.6 +2.6 23.6 +2.0 12.8 28
50 14.6 +2.0 23.5 +2.2 30.0 60
13.3 +2.4 22.4 +2.2 29.2 65
18 14.4 +2.3 18 23.5 +3.3 36.2 75
33 13.7 +3.4 33 25.8 +3.0 13.6 35
4.7 +0.9 13 20.1 +4.0 22.6 33
18 9.1 +2.8 18 18.6 +4.0 28.8 40
23 11.6 +1.8 23 23.4 +3.9 27 23.8 23
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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