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Launceston Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 14°C
showers

Now

18.4°C steady
Updated at 15:20 EDT

Central North for Saturday Cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 20. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.4°C steady
Dew Point 14.7°C rising
Feels Like 18.4°C
Relative Humidity 79%
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NNE 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:16 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 17.3°C
Cressy 16.8°C
Scottsdale 17.5°C
Low Head 19.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Showers

Mostly sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 25°C 25°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 13°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 90% 70% 80% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
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 5
km/h
6
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 5km/h
ESE
N 6km/h
N
SSE 4km/h
SSE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
N 16km/h
N
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
N 16km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 80% 71% 82% 54% 80% 64% 72% 48% 82% 60% 77% 45% 74% 48%
Dew Point 12°C 16°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 9°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:51 EDT
sunrise
07:19 EDT
sunset
19:16 EDT
last light
19:44 EDT
moon
set
Sat 17:41 EDT
rise
Sun 04:48 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
Sat
Mar 25
11.6°C 20°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
8.2°C 22.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
12.4°C 22.2°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

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
8.2°C
24th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
13.6°C
+3.3°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
25.6°C
+2.8°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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