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Launceston Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 27°C
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Now

15.4°C steady
Updated at 01:50 EDT

Central North for Sunday Mostly clear. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm about the north in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 35 to 55 km/h tending W/NW in the late afternoon then tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. High.

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 15.4°C steady
Dew Point 14.1°C rising
Feels Like 15.4°C
Relative Humidity 92%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:21 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:13 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 14.2°C
Cressy 17.7°C
Scottsdale 16.1°C
Low Head 18.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
27°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 22:03 EDT
Gale Warning for South East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast. Strong Wind Warning for all remaining waters

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2

Windy with showers

Cloud increasing

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 15°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 7°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 90% 40% 30% 30% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High Moderate
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
27
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNW 27km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SW 19km/h
SW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
W 19km/h
W
SW 9km/h
SW
SW 10km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 82% 70% 73% 51% 78% 63% 73% 40% 69% 44% 78% 44% 65% 41%
Dew Point 19°C 18°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 8°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 7°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:53 EDT
sunrise
07:21 EDT
sunset
19:13 EDT
last light
19:40 EDT
moon
rise
Mon 05:56 EDT
set
Mon 18:52 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Mar 26
10.5°C 26°C 0.4mm
Sat
Mar 25
11.6°C 19.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
8.2°C 22.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
12.4°C 22.2°C 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
15.2°C 20.7°C 2.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
113.0mm
19.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
69.8mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
227.9mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
24th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
13.5°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
10.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
25.6°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
17th
Total This Month
14.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.6mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
106.2mm
1983
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1992
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