Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Sunday, 18 April 2021

(Produced 16:30 on Sunday, 18 April 2021)

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WIND WEATHER TEMP (C) RAIN
mm
dir spd
km/h
d
r
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d
e
w
6h
m
a
x
9am
m
i
n
6 h
NORTHERN
Cape Grim   W 32   15 11 16 12 0.2
Cressy   NNW 32   19 6 20 2  
Devonport   WNW 32   18 11 19 10  
Launceston   N 19   19 11 20 5  
Launceston AP   NNW 28   18 9 19 6  
Low Head   WNW 41   17 12 17 14  
Luncheon Hill   WSW 19   12 11 15 9 0.4
Scottsdale   NW 19   17 11 18 6  
Sheffield   W 17   15 7 17 7  
Smithton   WSW 24   16 12 18 10  
Wynyard AP 8 W 22   17 10 17 8  
EAST COAST
Eddystone   WNW 35   18 16 19 11  
Fingal Forestry   W 9   21 2 21 4  
Friendly Beach   NNE 13   17 12 19 9  
Maria Island   WNW 20   17 9 19 12  
St Helens AP   WNW 7   21 10 22 7  
Swan Island   WNW 37   16 12 17 14  
MIDLANDS
Tunnack   WNW 24   13 6 15 8  
SOUTH EAST
Campania   NW 19   17 8 18 8  
Cape Bruny AWS   W 46   14 8 15 12  
Grove   CALM   16 7 17 6  
Hartz Mountains   W 50   7 6 7 6  
Hobart   NNW 24   16 8 17 13  
Hobart AP 7 NW 24 Cloudy 16 7 18 12  
Mt Wellington   W 48   6 2 7 3  
Tasman Island   WNW 7   14 8 15 11  
Warra   WNW 15   11 8 11 8  
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   N 13   16 9 17 8  
Maydena                
Ouse   NW 19   16 8 16 11  
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   WNW 13   10 7 11 8  
Liawenee   W 20   9   11 2  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   NW 72   11   13 11 0.4
Mount Read   W 28 Rain 6 6 7 4 3
Scotts Peak   WNW 43   11   11 8 0.6
Strahan AP 6 WNW 24   14 13 14 11 2
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 8 W 35   16 11 17 14  
King Is AP 8 W 28   15 12 17 13  
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 7 WNW 44 Recent precip. 6 4 7 3 0.8

The observed parameters are, in order:
CLOUD - cloud amount in Octas, 0 octas indicating clear sky conditions and 8 octas overcast conditions. '#' indicates sky obscured.
WIND - wind direction at 10 metres is reported in 16 points of the compass, indicating the direction from which the wind is blowing. Wind speed is given in kilometres per hour.
DRY - Screen temperature at 1.2 metres in degrees Celsius.
DEW - Dewpoint temperature at 1.2 metres in degrees Celsius.
MAX - Maximum temperature over the previous 6 hours.
MIN - Minimum temperature for the previous 24 hours (reported at 9am only).
RAIN - Rainfall in millimetres (mm) over the previous 6 hours. Rainfall above 1mm is reported in whole millimetres, while rainfall below 1mm is reported to the nearest 0.2mm. Rainfall amounts below 0.1mm are indicated by "Trace". Rainfall totals for periods greater than 24 hours are indicated with a "/n" where 'n' is the period in days.

In station names 'AWS' means 'Automatic Weather Station', and 'AP' means 'Airport'.

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