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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 10°C
Tomorrow 23°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

17.5°C falling
Updated at 21:20 EDT

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of drizzle near the coast later this evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.5°C falling
Dew Point 8.1°C falling
Feels Like 17.5°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
SSE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:17 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:19 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 13.9°C
Cressy 13.1°C
Scottsdale 13.0°C
Low Head 18.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 23°C 21°C 25°C 26°C 21°C 20°C
Minimum 11°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 50% 90% 80% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 7km/h
SE
NE 9km/h
NE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
N 9km/h
N
SE 3km/h
SE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 27km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 73% 45% 76% 39% 79% 65% 85% 54% 84% 62% 76% 49% 82% 58%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 12°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:50 EDT
sunrise
07:18 EDT
sunset
19:18 EDT
last light
19:45 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 02:42 EDT
set
Fri 17:03 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 23
12.4°C 22°C 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
15.2°C 20.7°C 2.2mm
Tue
Mar 21
14.3°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
14.9°C 25.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 19
13.5°C 27.8°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
113.0mm
19.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
69.4mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
227.9mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.7°C
18th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
13.9°C
+3.6°C
Long-term Average
10.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
26.0°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
17th
Total This Month
13.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.6mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
106.2mm
1983
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1992
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