Howrah is one of the suburbs of Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. The suburb is located near the City of Clearance, a part of Hobart area. The suburb sits on the beachside where one can get splendid views across the Derwent River to Hobart city. Howrah encompasses a number of parks, particularly the Wentworth Park area is for the sports and recreation purposes.

Population and Postcode

The estimated population in Howrah as of 2011 census was 8189 and the postcode of this region is 7018.

Suburbs around Howrah

The localities which are surrounded by Howrah are Bellerive, Derwent River, Mornington, Tranmere, Mount Rumney and Rokeby.

Tourist attractions in Howrah

Howrah has some lovely and renowned tourist sites such as Wentworth Park, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Mawson’s Huts Replica Museum, Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, Kunayi/Mount Wellington, Par-Avion Wilderness Tours, Penitentiary Chapel Historic Tours, Coal Mines Historic Site, Tourism Brochure Exchange, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens etc.

Climate conditions in Howrah

The suburb experiences the summer and driest climate in the months from January to February, with the temperature hovering around 18 deg Celsius. However, the suburb brings some snow during the months between June and August with a temperature below 4deg Celsius.