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Launceston Forecast

This morning -1°C
Today 9°C
clearing_shower

Now

7.2°C steady
Updated at 00:20 EST

Central North for Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 200 metres in the morning. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.2°C steady
Dew Point 3.2°C falling
Feels Like 4.2°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
NNW 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:16 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 8.9°C
Launceston Ap 5.1°C
Devonport Ap 7.4°C
Cressy 5.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

6am

Clear
0°C

9am

Clear
2°C

12pm

Mostly clear
8°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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

Tas - Tue 21:36 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 - Tue 21:34 EST
Furneaux Islands, N W Coast & King Is Forecast Districts the Central N & N E Forecast Districts. There Is A High Risk of

Tas - Tue 21:33 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Tasmania. Bushwalkers are advised to take care due to hazardous weather conditions.

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny
Maximum 9°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Minimum -1°C -2°C -2°C -1°C 1°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 5% 80% 80% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe High Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
20
km/h
2
km/h
11
km/h
0
km/h
6
km/h
0
km/h
3
km/h
1
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NW 9km/h
NW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
W 2km/h
W
W 11km/h
W
Calm
E
SW 6km/h
SW
Calm
ENE
NNW 3km/h
NNW
N 1km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
N 9km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
SE 6km/h
SE
SW 19km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 80% 52% 92% 49% 100% 53% 92% 56% 97% 69% 96% 58% 79% 58%
Dew Point -1°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 4°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:47 EST
sunrise
07:16 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:49 EST
moon
set
Wed 09:56 EST
rise
Wed 23:09 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
Tue
Aug 4
-2.5°C 10°C 0.2mm
Mon
Aug 3
1.1°C 8.5°C 5.8mm
Sun
Aug 2
3.5°C 10.8°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 1
2.8°C 11.5°C 14.2mm
Fri
Jul 31
0.3°C 10.8°C 11.6mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
460.9mm
85.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
384.0mm
79 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
413.5mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.4mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.4°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
31.9°C
Jan 3

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.5°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-3.5°C
1st 1997
Average This Month
1.2°C
-2.5°C
Long-term Average
3.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
11.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
20.3°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
10.2°C
-3.6°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
1st
Total This Month
20.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.6mm
16.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
223.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
14.9mm
1982
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