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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.2°C falling
Updated at 18:40 EDT

Central North for Friday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h shifting S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.
Saturday Hot. Slight chance of drizzle in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.2°C falling
Dew Point 16.4°C falling
Feels Like 26.9°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:00 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Low Head 21.3°C
Launceston Ap 26.5°C
Devonport Ap 22.7°C
Cressy 27.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 08:34 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Furneaux Islands, Central North, North East, East Coast and Midlands

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 34°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 31°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 30% 5% 10% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very 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 12
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
20
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
12
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Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
N 12km/h
N
NW 7km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
W 5km/h
W
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
SE 5km/h
SE
N 12km/h
N
Relative Humidity 50% 35% 69% 42% 73% 47% 78% 37% 67% 41% 71% 39% 64% 37%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 15°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:29 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:15 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:58 EDT
rise
Sat 08:43 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
13.2°C 34°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
10.5°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
14.5°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
12.0°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
11.2°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
46.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
5.2mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
14.6mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.0mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
6.5°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
14th
Lowest On Record
2.5°C
12th 1983
Average This Month
11.9°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
39.0°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
25.8°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
13th
Total This Month
5.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
153.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
7.3mm
2009
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