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Fri 22:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Saturday Showers across the west. Cool change spreading across the state.

  • Sunday Brisk westerly winds. Showers in the west, becoming patchier in the east.

  • Monday Gusty and cool southwesterlies. Showers, mainly in the south and west.

  • Tuesday A burst of cold winds and showers in the south. Cool but sunny in the north.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02 Fri 12/02

19.9°C

Low Head
Hottest

27.5°C

Ross

27.8°C

Ross

28.0°C

Campania

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

8.8°C

Mt Read
Coldest

3.6°C

Liawenee

4.4°C

Lake St Clair
 

-0.3°C

Liawenee

NW 44km/h

Low Rocky Point
Windiest

70km/h

Maatsuyker Is

57km/h

Cape Grim

74km/h

Tasman Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.8mm

Low Rocky Point

18.2mm

St Helens
 

39.4mm

Mt Wellington
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
15 23 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 21 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 14 80 WSW 19 59
Possible shower
14 22 70% < 1mm Nil SW 18 61 SW 24 47
Mostly sunny
15 23 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
15 24 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 26 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 53 WNW 14 34
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Weather News

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.