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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

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

  • Saturday Showers across the west. Cool change spreading across the state.

  • Sunday Brisk westerly winds. Showers in the west, becoming patchier in the east.

  • Monday Gusty and cool southwesterlies. Showers, mainly in the south and west.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

19.7°C

Swan Island
Hottest

30.7°C

Ouse

27.5°C

Ross

27.0°C

Launceston Ap

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

7.8°C

Mt Read
Coldest

5.6°C

Mt Read

3.6°C

Liawenee
 

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NNE 29km/h

Mt Read
Windiest

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

70km/h

Maatsuyker Is

57km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

3.8mm

Low Rocky Point
 

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 Rainfall Bulletin

Friday February 12, 2016
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