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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning -2°C
Today 10°C
late_shower

Now

-1.4°C falling
Updated at 01:50 EST

Central North for Saturday Mostly clear. Winds SW 30 to 45 km/h turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Becoming cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High (80%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Launceston Ap

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Temperature -1.4°C falling
Dew Point -3.0°C steady
Feels Like -6.5°C
Relative Humidity 89%
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NNW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1006.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:09 EST

Nearby Now

Cressy 1.5°C
Launceston 0.5°C
Fingal -0.6°C
Low Head 6.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
-2°C

6am

Mostly clear
-1°C

9am

Mostly clear
3°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
9°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 22:15 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Tasmania. Bushwalkers are advised to take care due to hazardous weather conditions.

Tas - Sat 22:15 EST
Road Weather Alert for for N W Coast, Central N, N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Sat 22:15 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Tasmania. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

Tas - Sat 22:03 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Sat 19:29 EST
Flood Warning - South Esk

Tas - Sat 16:01 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Tas - Sat 15:56 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Macquarie River

Tas - Sat 15:30 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Meander River

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 24
Mon
Jul 25
Tue
Jul 26
Wed
Jul 27
Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30

Late shower

Showers increasing

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 10°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 12°C
Minimum -2°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 30% 20% 60% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight Nil Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
30
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 10km/h
NW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
W 30km/h
W
WSW 14km/h
WSW
NW 21km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 78% 71% 94% 70% 74% 60% 87% 64% 81% 67% 84% 66% 81% 66%
Dew Point -1°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 3°C 6°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:57 EST
sunrise
07:27 EST
sunset
17:09 EST
last light
17:39 EST
moon
set
Sun 09:49 EST
rise
Sun 21:57 EST
moon
Wed
Jul 27
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 23
3.1°C 7°C 1.0mm
Fri
Jul 22
2.9°C 13.7°C 25.8mm
Thu
Jul 21
-0.4°C 12.6°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 20
1.7°C 13.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 19
6.9°C 13.9°C 4.8mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
317.8mm
73.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
506.2mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
295.4mm
84 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.8°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
32.5°C
Jan 9

Launceston Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.4°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-4.3°C
9th 2013
Average This Month
4.3°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
2.3°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.2°C
16th
Highest On Record
16.8°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
12.0°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.9°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
96.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.5mm
14.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
105.0mm
2014
Driest On Record
29.4mm
2012
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