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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Friday Mostly dry throughout. Cloud and wind increasing later.

  • Saturday Rain developing in the evening. Warm throughout.

  • Sunday Cloudy and cool with showers in the west and south. Mild and partly cloudy in the north and east.

  • Monday Light winds and mostly sunny statewide. Warmer and mainly dry.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/04 Wed 18/04 Thu 19/04

13.2°C

Eddystone Point
Hottest

18.0°C

Bicheno

17.9°C

Eddystone Point

19.0°C

Swan Island

26.5°C

Campania

0.5°C

Tunnack
Coldest

-5.2°C

Liawenee

-1.3°C

Liawenee
 

-5.2°C

Liawenee

SE 18km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

81km/h

Mt Hartz

61km/h

Mt Hartz

44km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.2mm

Tim Shea

4.4mm

Maatsuyker Is
 

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
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.1 +0.6 16.8 +0.1 33.6 52
6.2 +0.8 19.2 +0.9 15.0 29
12.4 +1.7 19.1 +0.3 22.0 38
10.3 +1.3 18.7 +1.3 29.0 56
11.9 +1.4 17.9 +0.1 39.4 75
8.6 +0.9 19.5 +0.4 23.0 45
3.0 +1.2 13.0 +0.8 48.2 73
4.3 -0.4 10.5 -0.8 82.2 115
10.0 +1.6 16.7 -0.1 106.8 91
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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