Climatologist Ian Barnes-Keoghan from the Bureau of Meteorology Tasmania is covering the following points in this June climate summary, current as of 1.30pm on 3 July 2017:

• Exceptionally dry June, record dry in the east

• Hobart had no rain for the first 18 days of the month

• No strong signs of above average rain for the coming months.

For the full Tasmanian summer climate summary, please go to

For a list of records, please go to
Kelly McNeill | Media and Communication Manager, Tasmania and Antarctica