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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 13°C
clearing_shower

Now

9.4°C steady
Updated at 06:20 EST

Central North for Wednesday The chance of fog early this morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW in the middle of the day then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 15. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

Currently at Cressy

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Temperature 9.4°C steady
Dew Point 4.8°C falling
Feels Like 6.7°C
Relative Humidity 73%
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SSE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 EST
Sunset sunset
17:25 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 8.4°C
Launceston 10.3°C
Sheffield 8.9°C
Devonport Ap 10.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
8°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

3pm

Mostly clear
13°C

6pm

Mostly clear
9°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 05:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for all coastal waters, including Hobart waters

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 13°C
Minimum 6°C 1°C 5°C 5°C 2°C 7°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 30% 5% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Nil High Slight Slight Moderate Nil Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
29
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 24km/h
SSW
SSW 29km/h
SSW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
SW 14km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNW 27km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 73% 41% 70% 47% 84% 58% 73% 51% 78% 60% 82% 64% 82% 55%
Dew Point 4°C 0°C 1°C 4°C 7°C 10°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 4°C 4°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:53 EST
sunset
17:25 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
set
Wed 17:34 EST
rise
Thu 07:16 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Cressy Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 25
12.0°C 18°C 11.6mm
Mon
Apr 24
11.9°C 15.8°C 1.6mm
Sun
Apr 23
13.8°C 14.0°C 11.6mm
Sat
Apr 22
10.4°C 20.0°C 3.8mm
Fri
Apr 21
4.1°C 24.7°C 0.2mm

Cressy Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
145.4mm
29.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
166.0mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
145.2mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
-0.9°C
Apr 15
Highest Temperature
31.3°C
Jan 8

Cressy Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.9°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
22nd 1999
Average This Month
6.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.7°C
21st
Highest On Record
27.5°C
1st 2005
Average This Month
19.1°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.2mm
10th
Total This Month
66.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.0mm
9.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
82.6mm
2003
Driest On Record
9.8mm
2007
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