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Launceston Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 11°C
hazy

Now

22.2°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EDT

Central North for Sunday Mostly sunny. Areas of haze during the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s. High.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.2°C falling
Dew Point 7.6°C steady
Feels Like 22.2°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
W 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 11.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 20.9°C
Cressy 20.1°C
Scottsdale 20.3°C
Low Head 19.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear. Windy
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 16:07 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19
Sat
Feb 20

Hazy

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 21°C 19°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C
Minimum 13°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 40% 90% 20% 10% 60% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High High Very High Very 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 20
km/h
33
km/h
16
km/h
36
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 33km/h
W
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
SW 18km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
S 8km/h
S
NW 13km/h
NW
SE 8km/h
SE
N 13km/h
N
Relative Humidity 56% 34% 57% 50% 47% 28% 60% 34% 61% 35% 62% 34% 63% 36%
Dew Point 10°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 3°C 0°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 7°C 10°C 10°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:04 EDT
sunrise
06:33 EDT
sunset
20:18 EDT
last light
20:47 EDT
moon
set
Sun 23:45 EDT
rise
Mon 13:53 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 14
12.6°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 13
16.8°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
13.7°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
14.3°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
14.8°C 26.1°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
74.4mm
13.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
99.6mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
63.6mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
15.9°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
2nd
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
27.2°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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Weather News

Heat and powerful surf on the way for coastal southeast QLD

12:55 EDT

After a slight dip in temperatures yesterday, warmer days are on the way from the Coolangatta area to the Sunshine Coast region.

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.