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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.3°C falling
Updated at 23:00 EDT

Central North for Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog at first this morning. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending SW in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.
Monday Mostly sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the south in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.3°C falling
Dew Point 10.3°C steady
Feels Like 13.3°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
E 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 12.3°C
Cressy 11.8°C
Scottsdale 11.7°C
Low Head 13.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Mostly clear
10°C

6am

Mostly clear
8°C

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 23°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 50% 40% 40% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 4
km/h
10
km/h
3
km/h
15
km/h
3
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 4km/h
SSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
WSW 3km/h
WSW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 3km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
SSE 3km/h
SSE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
S 5km/h
S
NW 9km/h
NW
NNE 6km/h
NNE
N 20km/h
N
N 15km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 75% 45% 74% 58% 83% 62% 79% 56% 79% 56% 81% 52% 83% 53%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 10°C 15°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 12°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:42 EDT
sunrise
06:11 EDT
sunset
19:41 EDT
last light
20:10 EDT
moon
rise
Mon 08:22 EDT
set
Mon 22:52 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 22
8.8°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 21
4.1°C 20.8°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
7.6°C 20.8°C 5.4mm
Thu
Oct 19
11.2°C 17.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
7.5°C 28.7°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
581.3mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
477.8mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
864.0mm
125 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.0mm
Jul 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
7.3°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
18th
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
20.1°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
12th
Total This Month
35.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2015
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15:21 EDT

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Storms strike southwest WA

11:43 EDT

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00:01 EDT

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