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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Monday Showers, mainly in the south. Partly cloudy in the north. Winds easing.

  • Tuesday Isolated coastal shower in the east, dry elsewhere. Warm in the east, cooler in the west.

  • 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.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/02 Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02

16.5°C

Swan Island
Hottest

25.7°C

Dunalley

21.0°C

Friendly Beach

21.3°C

Friendly Beach

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

3.2°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

-0.7°C

Liawenee

0.7°C

Mt Read

0.4°C

Lake St Clair

-1.1°C

Liawenee

SW 46km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is

90km/h

Maatsuyker Is

62km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

27.0mm

Mt Read

43.4mm

Low Rocky Point

20.8mm

Maydena

21.0mm

Maydena
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 Daily Summaries

Monday February 20, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
10.6 -3.2 17 -3 1.6
2.6 -7.5 17 -6 0.6
7.7 -6.0 18 -5 17.2
8.7 -3.3 18 -4 0.6
10.9 -2.2 17 -4 4.2
7.0 -5.2 20 -5 0.0
1.8 -3.4 12 -6 0.2
4.1 -3.2 12 -6 1.2
5.0 -5.7 18 -3 8.4
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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21:33 EDT

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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

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14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.