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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Winds easing throughout the day. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Monday Mostly dry throughout. Warm in the southeast, mild elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Mostly dry throughout. Warm-to-hot throughout most of the state.

  • Wednesday Possible late storms inland and east. Warm throughout with light winds.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02

16.2°C

Devonport Ap
Hottest

29.1°C

Swansea

25.9°C

Launceston

23.0°C

Launceston

30.6°C

Friendly Beach

3.6°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

1.8°C

Liawenee

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge
 

-1.1°C

Liawenee

ENE 25km/h

Low Head
Windiest

83km/h

Mt Hartz

74km/h

Maatsuyker Is

48km/h

Cape Grim
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.8mm

Mt Read

8.2mm

Pyengana
 

52.8mm

Mt Read
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 Monthly Summaries

February 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.6 -1.2 18.3 -1.3 22.2 66
8.3 -1.8 22.4 -0.5 4.0 10
13.5 -0.2 20.9 -1.8 18.4 47
11.8 -0.2 22.5 +0.9 10.4 25
12.0 -1.1 20.0 -1.3 19.4 68
11.0 -1.2 22.3 -2.3 11.2 36
3.6 -1.6 16.2 -2.2 11.4 28
5.3 -2.0 18 13.7 -3.9 47.4 73
9.5 -1.2 19.4 -1.7 95.2 145
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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Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.