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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 17°C
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Now

15.6°C rising
Updated at 23:00 EST

Central North for Monday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Winds NW 40 to 55 km/h.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Rain heavy at times in the morning. Winds NW 45 to 60 km/h decreasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.6°C rising
Dew Point 10.4°C falling
Feels Like 12.4°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
NNW 42km/h rising
Wind Gusts 59km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.8mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 12.8°C
Cressy 12.9°C
Scottsdale 14.0°C
Low Head 16.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Rain. Windy
16°C

3am

Rain. Windy
14°C

6am

Heavy rain. Windy
13°C

9am

Heavy rain. Windy
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Mon 21:26 EST
Severe Weather Warning for TAS. The potential exists for severe weather which may include thunderstorms, damaging winds or heavy rainfall

Tas - Mon 21:19 EST
Road Weather Alert for TAS for N W Coast, Central N, N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Mon 21:18 EST
North West Coast Forecast District the North East, Midlands, Districts. There Is A High Risk of Losses of Lambs and Sheep Exposed to These

Tas - Mon 16:07 EST
Flood Watch for all Northern river basins and the Huon River catchment

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8

Windy with showers

Windy with rain

Late shower

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 17°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 7°C 11°C 5°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 60% 80% 70%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
30
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32
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
20
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22
km/h
8
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15
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 32km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 15km/h
N
N 10km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 84% 77% 94% 77% 72% 57% 90% 76% 82% 57% 89% 71% 91% 75%
Dew Point 8°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 4°C 7°C 10°C 14°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 15°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:44 EST
moon
rise
Tue 02:13 EST
set
Tue 15:10 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
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May 14
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Sun
May 22
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Sun
May 29

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 2
8.2°C 15°C 2.4mm
Sun
May 1
13.7°C 16.3°C 10.2mm
Sat
Apr 30
12.2°C 19.4°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

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
269.6mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
157.3mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
1.8°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
11.0°C
+5.9°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
15.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
1st
Total This Month
12.6mm
2 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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