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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 13°C
Tomorrow 19°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

17.3°C rising
Updated at 20:00 EST

Central North for Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 25 km/h turning N 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, heavy at times in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning W/NW 35 to 50 km/h in the morning and early afternoon.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.3°C rising
Dew Point 15.1°C rising
Feels Like 17.3°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:19 EST

Nearby Now

Scottsdale 15.8°C
Low Head 17.9°C
Launceston Ap 14.7°C
Cressy 16.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Shower
17°C

12am

Shower
16°C

3am

Shower
14°C

6am

Slight chance shower
14°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for SW & CW Coasts. On Sunday Storm Force Wind Warning for Lower E & S E Coasts. Gale Warning for all remaining waters

Tas - Sat 15:20 EST
Road Weather Alert for the NW Coast, Central N, North East, Western, C Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East

Tas - Sat 13:34 EST
Initial flood watch for all Northern river basins and the Huon catchment

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 30
Sun
May 1
Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Windy with showers

Showers

Late shower

Showers

Clearing shower
Maximum 20°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 17°C
Minimum 11°C 13°C 6°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
30
km/h
31
km/h
32
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
W 26km/h
W
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
NW 32km/h
NW
W 19km/h
W
W 25km/h
W
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
Relative Humidity 96% 79% 95% 67% 80% 76% 91% 77% 75% 55% 91% 75% 85% 60%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 15°C 11°C 8°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 5°C 7°C 10°C 14°C 8°C 9°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:30 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
rise
Sat 23:58 EST
set
Sun 13:55 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 30
12.2°C 19°C 19.6mm
Fri
Apr 29
13.1°C 18.3°C 0.4mm
Thu
Apr 28
11.4°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 27
8.4°C 23.7°C 0.2mm
Tue
Apr 26
7.7°C 22.7°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
166.0mm
28.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
257.0mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
156.3mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
1.8°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.8°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-1.5°C
26th 1981
Average This Month
8.5°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
7.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.6°C
20th
Highest On Record
27.7°C
12th 1985
Average This Month
20.2°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
19.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.6mm
30th
Total This Month
25.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.0mm
9.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
124.6mm
1992
Driest On Record
4.3mm
2007
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