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Tasmanian Weather

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Sat 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Blustery showers in the south and west. Gusty winds in the east. Cool throughout.

  • Sunday Isolated showers easing. Breezy and cool throughout.

  • Monday Light showers in the north and west, drier east. Cold throughout, winds increasing in the evening.

  • Tuesday Showers in the west, mostly dry elsewhere. Breezy and cool throughout.

  • Wednesday Gusty showers in the west, dry in the east. Cool to cold throughout.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08 Fri 18/08

11.0°C

Launceston
Hottest

16.9°C

Swansea

15.2°C

Swansea

14.0°C

Eddystone Point

19.7°C

Swansea

-2.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-2.0°C

Mt Wellington

-4.1°C

Liawenee

-5.5°C

Liawenee

-9.4°C

Liawenee

SW 42km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

138km/h

Cape Grim

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is

88km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

44.8mm

Warra

27.8mm

Warra

22.2mm

NUGENT (TWILIGHT VALLEY TBRG)

17.0mm

Dover
Tasmania's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 25.0°C at
Campania in 2006
Lowest -5.0°C at
Mt Wellington in 2005
Highest 16.1°C at
Grove in 2005
Lowest -11.1°C at
Liawenee in 2015
Highest 199.4mm at
Mt Wellington in 2010

Tasmania Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday August 19, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) 4.4 24
FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT 0.8 24
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 6.0 24
KING ISLAND AIRPORT 3.6 24
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 0.2 24
LIAWENEE 1.2 24
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) 10.4 24
STRAHAN AERODROME 2.0 24
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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Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.

Last significant rain for weeks in the nation's southwest

14:25 EST

The rain has tumbled down across southwestern parts of Australia during the past seven weeks, but that trend will finish today.

Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

Damaging surf with waves up to 7 metres in some places are lashing the New South Wales Coast today.