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Launceston Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

7.5°C falling
Updated at 08:50 EST

Central North for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the coast early this morning. Areas of morning fog. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 13.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.5°C falling
Dew Point 6.9°C falling
Feels Like 7.5°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:38 EST
Sunset sunset
16:49 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 12.0°C
Launceston Ap 8.1°C
Devonport Ap 10.3°C
Cressy 9.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
11°C

3pm

Mostly clear
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
7°C

9pm

Mostly clear
3°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 05:00 EST
Gale Warning Lower E, SE, SW coasts. Strong Wind Fred Henry/Norfolk/Storm Bay, Channel & Far NW, CN, Upper E, CW coasts & East of Flinders

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26
Wed
Jun 27
Thu
Jun 28
Fri
Jun 29

Mostly sunny

Fog then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 4°C 0°C 1°C -1°C 0°C 0°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 10% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight High High Severe High High Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
1
km/h
6
km/h
1
km/h
5
km/h
0
km/h
3
km/h
1
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 5km/h
WNW
W 13km/h
W
WNW 4km/h
WNW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
N 1km/h
N
NW 6km/h
NW
S 1km/h
S
NNW 5km/h
NNW
Calm
N
NW 3km/h
NW
ENE 1km/h
ENE
N 8km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 94% 51% 87% 59% 95% 68% 97% 69% 99% 69% 97% 72% 98% 75%
Dew Point 5°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 9°C 1°C 9°C 2°C 8°C 2°C 9°C 7°C 10°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:38 EST
sunset
16:49 EST
last light
17:20 EST
moon
rise
Sat 13:55 EST
set
Sun 03:24 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jun 22
-0.6°C 13°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jun 21
3.5°C 14.6°C 0.6mm
Wed
Jun 20
1.9°C 14.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 19
0.0°C 13.4°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jun 18
1.8°C 12.6°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
300.5mm
53.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
274.6mm
51 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
203.3mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.0mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
-1.3°C
Jun 1
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-4.9°C
30th 1983
Average This Month
2.6°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.6°C
7th
Highest On Record
18.4°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
14.1°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.8mm
15th
Total This Month
52.0mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.7mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
183.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
4.3mm
2007
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Weather News

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08:24 EST

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07:41 EST

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Potential rain for eastern Australia

12:52 EST

There are early signs that some welcome rain could develop across parts of eastern Australia next week.