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Launceston Forecast

This morning 0°C
Today 11°C
possible_shower

Now

4.7°C rising
Updated at 03:20 EST

Central North for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow possible above 600 metres early then gradually rising. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then NW 25 to 35 km/h later in the morning.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.7°C rising
Dew Point 1.3°C falling
Feels Like 2.1°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
WNW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 11.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 1.7°C
Cressy 5.8°C
Scottsdale 5.4°C
Low Head 8.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
1°C

9am

Mostly clear
4°C

12pm

Chance shower
10°C

3pm

Chance shower
10°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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

Tas - Thu 21:42 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 - Thu 21:42 EST
North West Coast and North East Forecast Districts. There Is A High Risk of

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 11°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum 0°C 4°C 3°C 1°C -1°C 1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 90% 30% 60% 50% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Slight Moderate High Severe High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
32
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 5km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
W 23km/h
W
NNW 25km/h
NNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SW 22km/h
SW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
SW 25km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 89% 61% 100% 51% 89% 67% 77% 41% 91% 62% 95% 59% 78% 45%
Dew Point 2°C 3°C 5°C 1°C 6°C 5°C -1°C -3°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 1°C 0°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:52 EST
sunrise
07:21 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:44 EST
moon
set
Fri 06:37 EST
rise
Fri 17:13 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
3.3°C 12°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jul 29
0.9°C 12.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
0.8°C 15.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
1.4°C 12.8°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jul 26
6.0°C 9.5°C 8.8mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
372.3mm
69.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
352.0mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
409.7mm
73 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.4mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.4°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
31.9°C
Jan 3

Launceston Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.3°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
23rd 1991
Average This Month
1.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.1°C
4th
Highest On Record
18.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
12.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
62.0mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.8mm
15.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
157.7mm
2000
Driest On Record
36.8mm
2001
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