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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Sunday Cool morning. Mild day. Becoming mostly sunny. Gentle winds. Coastal sea breezes.

  • Monday Cloud and warmer northerly winds increasing. Rain developing in north. Generally dry in south.

  • Tuesday Cloudy with rain and showers. Cool conditions and windy throughout the day.

  • Wednesday A few showers in the far south, dry elsewhere. Cool in the west, warm east of the ranges.

  • Thursday Showers along the west coast. Mostly dry in the north and east.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01

28.2°C

Fingal
Hottest

23.3°C

Ouse

21.7°C

Wynyard Ap

24.8°C

Swansea

34.7°C

Friendly Beach

15.1°C

Maatsuyker Is
Coldest

2.3°C

Mt Wellington

1.5°C

Mt Wellington

0.7°C

Liawenee

-2.7°C

Liawenee

NW 37km/h

Maatsuyker Is
Windiest

75km/h

Mt Read

112km/h

Eddystone Point

79km/h

Mt Hartz
-
no rain last hr Wettest

49.8mm

Gray

60.2mm

Gray

5.8mm

Mt Read

6.0mm

Mt Read
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
19:00 EDT
SW 11 13 17.9 13.1 17.9 74 2 0.0 1013.0
19:20 EDT
WNW 13 15 18.1 12.1 18.1 68 3 0.0 1012.7
19:20 EDT
SSW 19 22 19.2 19.2 19.2 100 1 0.0 1011.8
19:20 EDT
WSW 15 17 19.6 9.2 19.6 51 6 0.2 -
19:20 EDT
W 15 19 20.7 9.9 20.7 50 6 0.0 1014.7
19:20 EDT
NW 13 15 26.6 8.6 26.3 32 14 0.0 -
19:20 EDT
NW 19 28 20.7 11.6 20.7 56 6 0.0 -
19:20 EDT
ENE 17 20 20.1 13.3 20.1 65 4 0.0 1012.4
19:20 EDT
W 13 13 19.1 13.7 19.1 71 3 0.0 1013.9
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Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.