Tasmanian Weather

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Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, warm in the south. Late shower, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, warm in the northeast.

  • Thursday Isolated showers, cool in the south. Isolated showers, cool-to-mild in the north.

  • Friday Showers, cool in the southwest. Windy with showers, mild in the southeast. Showers, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Clearing shower, mild in the northeast.

  • Saturday Showers, mild in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly cloudy, warm in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, mild in the northeast.

  • Sunday Showers, mild in the southwest. Windy on the highlands. Mostly cloudy, warm in the southeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, mild in the northeast.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/01 Mon 20/01 Tue 21/01

26.4°C

Hobart East
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

28.7°C

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

24.8°C

Devonport Ap
Avg: Rec:

27.5°C

Ouse
Avg: Rec:

33.1°C

Bushy Park
Avg: Rec:

10.6°C

Mt Read
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

7.1°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

4.8°C

Mt Wellington
Avg: Rec:

3.4°C

Smithton Ap
Avg: Rec:

-1.6°C

Butlers Gorge
Avg: Rec:

N 72km/h

Mt Wellington
Windiest

68km/h

Eddystone Point

77km/h

Cape Grim

72km/h

Mt Read
-

1.8mm last hr

Cape Grim
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

12.2mm

Naracoopa
Avg: Rec:
- -

9.2mm

Wynyard Ap
Avg: Rec:

3.2mm

Pyengana
Avg: Rec:
- -

14.8mm

Strahan Ap
Avg: Rec:
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

Wednesday January 22, 2020
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
9.6 -3.6 23 +4 0.0
8.0 -2.8 27 +6 0.0
12.9 +0.9 30 +8 0.0
7.3 +0.2 23 +5 0.2
6.7 +1.4 18 -1 0.0
11.2 +0.9 28 +5 0.0
13.4 +1.1 28 +4 0.0
7.4 -5.0 28 +7 0.0
8.0 -5.4 28 +6 0.0
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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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