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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 18°C
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Now

16.6°C falling
Updated at 19:40 EST

Central North for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds NW 35 to 45 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the early morning. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 16.6°C falling
Dew Point 12.1°C falling
Feels Like 16.6°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
NNW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EST
Sunset sunset
17:12 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 14.2°C
Cressy 15.1°C
Low Head 17.3°C
Sheffield 14.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Shower
17°C

12am

Shower
16°C

3am

Chance shower
14°C

6am

Shower
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 16:05 EST
Gale Warning for South West Coast and Central West Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere except Derwent Estuary & Hobart Waters

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Late shower

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Windy with showers
Maximum 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 17°C
Minimum 10°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 60% 90% 90% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 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 22
km/h
29
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
3
km/h
8
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NNW 3km/h
NNW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
ESE 2km/h
ESE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
SE 6km/h
SE
NW 14km/h
NW
W 16km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
Relative Humidity 91% 79% 88% 58% 89% 74% 94% 80% 99% 83% 88% 61% 86% 67%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 10°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:35 EST
sunrise
07:04 EST
sunset
17:11 EST
last light
17:40 EST
moon
rise
Fri 05:51 EST
set
Fri 17:05 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
Thu
May 5
10.0°C 16°C 3.6mm
Wed
May 4
4.8°C 15.1°C 14.0mm
Tue
May 3
12.1°C 14.5°C 15.2mm
Mon
May 2
8.2°C 16.6°C 2.4mm
Sun
May 1
13.7°C 16.3°C 10.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
302.4mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
184.3mm
32 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
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
9.8°C
+4.7°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.6°C
2nd
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
15.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
45.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.0mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.9mm
2007
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2005
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