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Tasmanian Weather

Tas
Thu 05:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Thursday Cloud clearing in the N, remaining in the S. Mild to warm with light winds throughout.

  • Friday Gusty showers in the south and west. Sunniest in the far northeast.

  • Saturday Scattered showers throughout the day. Mild to warm throughout.

  • Sunday Showers confined to N & W, mostly dry elsewhere. Warm in the S & E, milder fruther W.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01

22.4°C

Flinders Island
Hottest

28.0°C

Wynyard Ap

27.2°C

Launceston

31.0°C

Bushy Park

35.8°C

Hobart

9.5°C

Maydena
Coldest

-0.1°C

Mt Wellington

1.0°C

Liawenee

1.0°C

Butlers Gorge

-0.1°C

Mt Wellington

E 42km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

92km/h

Cape Grim

51km/h

Scotts Peak Dam

57km/h

Mt Wellington
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Yolla

0.2mm

Marrawah

0.4mm

Cape Grim

0.4mm

Cape Grim
Tasmania's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.2°C at
Scamander in 2009
Lowest 2.1°C at
Mt Wellington in 2009
Highest 25.6°C at
Risdon in 1962
Lowest -4.0°C at
Liawenee in 2000
Highest 265.0mm at
Scamander in 2011

Tasmania Daily Summaries

Thursday January 18, 2018
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
13 +0 - - 0.4
12 +2 - - 0.0
10 -3 - - 0.0
12 +0 - - 0.0
13 +1 - - 0.2
11 -1 - - 0.0
6 +1 - - 0.0
9 +2 - - 0.0
11 +0 - - 0.0
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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