Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Thursday, 26 January 2023

(Produced 15:30 on Thursday, 26 January 2023)

STATIONS C
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8
ths
WIND WEATHER TEMP (C) RAIN
mm
dir spd
km/h
d
r
y
d
e
w
6h
m
a
x
9am
m
i
n
6 h
NORTHERN
Cape Grim   SW 37   18 7 19 14  
Cressy                
Devonport 1 W 19   23 6 24 12  
Launceston   S 2   24 3 24 14  
Launceston AP 7 SW 13   21 1 22 11  
Low Head   WNW 39   21 10 22 16  
Luncheon Hill   SSW 24   16 7 21 9 0.2
Scottsdale   SSW 15   23 5 24 13  
Sheffield   SW 13   20 4 21    
Smithton   SW 20   20 8 22 11  
Wynyard AP 7 SW 20   20 4 22 11  
EAST COAST
Eddystone   E 20   22 10 25 16  
Fingal Forestry                
Friendly Beach   SE 26   22 9 23 15  
Maria Island   S 30   17 8 20 15  
St Helens AP 8 SE 15   19 9 23 16  
Swan Island   WNW 22   21 9 22 17  
MIDLANDS
Tunnack   WSW 9   16 6 17 10  
SOUTH EAST
Campania   SSW 17   20 3 22 13  
Cape Bruny AWS   WSW 32   17 7 18 12 0.2
Grove   WSW 13   18 5 19 12  
Hartz Mountains   W 26   12 1 12 6  
Hobart   E 22   17 7 21 15  
Hobart AP 7 SE 26 Haze 17 7 21 15  
Mt Wellington   W 22   8 2 10 4 0.2
Tasman Island   SSW 24   15   16 13  
Warra   WSW 11   13 4 15 9 0.4
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   WSW 20   19 6 20 13 0.2
Maydena                
Ouse   WSW 20   19 4 21 13  
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   NNW 11   13 4 13 8 0.2
Liawenee   SSW 11   12 3 13 5  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   W 26   15   16 11  
Mount Read   SW 22   7 5 8 5 0.4
Scotts Peak   SW 20   15 5 16 9 0.4
Strahan AP 6 SSW 19   19 7 19 13  
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island   W 33   21 9 21 17  
King Is AP 8 SSW 22   18 7 21 14  
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is   NNW 24 Rain 9 8 10 8 1

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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