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Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Very windy throughout. Mostly dry Cloud increasing in the west.

  • Thursday Mild throughout. Showers in the west and south. Dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Cloudy and cool with showers. Windy in the south and east.

  • Saturday Light coastal showers in the south. Mild in the east, cool elsewhere.

  • Sunday Mostly dry throughout. Increasingly light winds. Warm throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

23.2°C

Hobart Ap
Hottest

21.3°C

Friendly Beach

22.1°C

Wynyard Ap

24.2°C

Ross

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

11.6°C

Butlers Gorge
Coldest

0.4°C

Lake St Clair

0.8°C

Liawenee

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge

-1.1°C

Liawenee

NNE 57km/h

Mt Read
Windiest

62km/h

Cape Grim

72km/h

Tasman Island

66km/h

Tasman Island
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no rain last hr Wettest

20.8mm

Maydena

21.0mm

Eaglehawk Neck

1.6mm

Bob Lagoon

0.2mm

Luncheon Hill
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

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Weather News

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18:22 EDT

Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.

Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.