Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Monday, 16 May 2022

(Produced 15:30 on Monday, 16 May 2022)

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WIND WEATHER TEMP (C) RAIN
mm
dir spd
km/h
d
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d
e
w
6h
m
a
x
9am
m
i
n
6 h
NORTHERN
Cape Grim   W 56   12 6 13 10 0.4
Cressy   NW 41   12 1 13 7  
Devonport 8 WNW 46 Showers 12 7 14 10 0.4
Launceston   NW 19   13 5 14 9  
Launceston AP 4 NW 41   12 3 13 8  
Low Head   WSW 54   13 9 15 11 0.2
Luncheon Hill   W 22 Rain 8 7 11 6 1
Scottsdale   WNW 19   12 6 12 8 0.2
Sheffield   WNW 43   9 3 11 6  
Smithton   W 33 Rain 11 8 14 9 2
Wynyard AP   W 24 Rain 12 7 14 7 3
EAST COAST
Eddystone   WNW 39 Rain 11 8 15 10 0.4
Fingal Forestry                
Friendly Beach   WNW 19   14 2 15 11  
Maria Island   WNW 56   12 3 14 9  
St Helens AP   W 20   14 4 15 11  
Swan Island   W 39 Rain 11 11 16 11 2
MIDLANDS
Tunnack   W 24   9 2 10 4 0.2
SOUTH EAST
Campania   NW 24   11 2 13 7  
Cape Bruny AWS   WNW 50 Rain 7 5 10 7 3
Grove   WNW 19   9 2 12 5 4
Hartz Mountains   W 20 Rain 0 0 4 1 3
Hobart   NNW 28 Recent precip. 10 3 13 7 1
Hobart AP 2 NNW 26 Recent precip. 10 4 13 8 0.2
Mt Wellington   WNW 41   -1 -1 0 -1 0.4
Tasman Island   WNW 22   10 3 10 7 0.2
Warra   W 17 Rain 4 2 7 4 5
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   N 20   9 5 13 5 3
Maydena                
Ouse   NW 22   7 4 11 6 1
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   NW 17 Recent precip. 5 1 6 3 6
Liawenee   WNW 39 Recent precip. 4 -1 5 1 0.4
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   NW 65   9 5 11 7 0.4
Mount Read   WNW 46   1 1 2 1 2
Scotts Peak   WNW 74 Rain 4 3 8 4 6
Strahan AP 8 WNW 35 Recent precip. 12 6 12 8 5
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 8 W 48 Rain 12 10 15 12 3
King Is AP 8 NW 41 Showers 11 7 15 10 0.4
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 8 E 17 Rain 7 6 7 4 0.2

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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