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Climatologist Ian Barnes-Keoghan

Ian is covering the following points in this November & seasonal climate summary, current as of 2pm on 1 December 2017:

• Warm spring for Tasmania
• November broke records for many parts of the state, a result of an extended period of warm weather
• Hobart had a total of nine days over 26 °C in November, typically spring in Hobart will see about two days over 26 °C
• Strahan had seven consecutive days over 27 °C, a record for any time of year.
• Rain totals for spring generally below average, well below average for the northern east coast
• Summer looks to be an above average summer

The final Tasmanian November climate summary is available at http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/current/season/tas/summary.shtml
The December to February climate outlook summary is available at www.bom.gov.au/climate/outlooks/#/overview/summary/
Kelly McNeill. Media and Communications Manager, Tasmania and Antarctica