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Launceston Forecast

Tonight -1°C
Tomorrow 13°C
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Now

6.4°C falling
Updated at 18:00 EST

Central North for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 13.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Morning frost. Areas of fog in the early morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching around 12.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.4°C falling
Dew Point -0.8°C falling
Feels Like 1.4°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
SSW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1007.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EST
Sunset sunset
17:35 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 11.1°C
Scottsdale 7.8°C
Cressy 8.1°C
Devonport Ap 9.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
4°C

12am

Mostly clear
2°C

3am

Mostly clear
0°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
-1°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for all waters excluding Derwent Estuary, South West Coast and Central West Coast

Tas - Tue 15:58 EST
Road Weather Alert (Icy Roads) for NW Coast, Central Nth, Nth East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent & Sth East

Weatherpulse

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 21
Wed
Aug 22
Thu
Aug 23
Fri
Aug 24
Sat
Aug 25
Sun
Aug 26
Mon
Aug 27

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 12°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 3°C -1°C -1°C 1°C 3°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 10% 5% 20% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Severe Severe High Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
15
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
1
km/h
7
km/h
1
km/h
7
km/h
1
km/h
11
km/h
1
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NW 11km/h
NW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SSE 2km/h
SSE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
ENE 1km/h
ENE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
S 1km/h
S
NNW 7km/h
NNW
N 1km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 1km/h
NNW
NW 10km/h
NW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
Relative Humidity 68% 52% 62% 43% 66% 42% 67% 40% 69% 48% 73% 50% 62% 45%
Dew Point 1°C 2°C -2°C 1°C -1°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 3°C 4°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:25 EST
sunrise
06:53 EST
sunset
17:36 EST
last light
18:05 EST
moon
set
Wed 03:58 EST
rise
Wed 13:44 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 26
moon
Mon
Sep 3
moon
Mon
Sep 10
moon
Mon
Sep 17

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 21
1.6°C 15°C 1.2mm
Mon
Aug 20
-1.4°C 10.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 19
-0.3°C 11.8°C 1.0mm
Sat
Aug 18
6.8°C 12.0°C 5.4mm
Fri
Aug 17
3.5°C 12.7°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
464.7mm
85.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
450.4mm
89 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
366.6mm
78 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.0mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
-2.6°C
Jul 10
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.4°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-3.5°C
1st 1997
Average This Month
4.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
3.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.3°C
5th
Highest On Record
20.3°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
13.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
1st
Total This Month
40.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
86.3mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
223.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
14.9mm
1982
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Weather News

Fires to fizzle thanks to biggest rain in months

16:39 EST

The biggest rain in months due to scatter across parts of Queensland and New South Wales later this week will be far from drought breaking, but it will improve air quality, help shrink bushfires and reduce fire danger for weeks to come.

A shivery start for QLD and NSW

15:46 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their coldest morning in years, unusually cold for this time of year.

A scattering of storms for southwest WA

14:39 EST

Storms look like sparking up later today over parts of the southwest as a low pressure system approaches.