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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning -3°C
Today 10°C
late_shower

Now

2.9°C rising
Updated at 08:40 EST

Central North for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 700 metres. Possible hail in the late morning. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 9.

Currently at Cressy

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.9°C rising
Dew Point -0.2°C rising
Feels Like -1.2°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
N 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 3.1°C
Sheffield 2.0°C
Launceston 2.6°C
Devonport Ap 4.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

3pm

Intermittent rain. Windy
10°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
7°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
6°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 05:00 EST
Gale Warning for Far NW, Central N, Upper E, SE, SW and Central W Coasts & Banks St & Franklin Sound. Strong Wind Storm Bay, Channel & Lower

Tas - Tue 04:53 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for King/Furneaux Islands, NW Coast, Midlands, Central N, Upper Derwent, South East, East Coast and North East

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10

Late shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 10°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum -3°C -2°C -3°C -3°C -1°C 2°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 80% 50% 5% 5% 70% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
37
km/h
18
km/h
29
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 20km/h
WNW
NW 37km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
NNE 10km/h
NNE
W 20km/h
W
S 7km/h
S
SW 14km/h
SW
SE 6km/h
SE
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
S 24km/h
S
Relative Humidity 85% 67% 83% 50% 89% 48% 90% 52% 86% 55% 90% 67% 100% 61%
Dew Point 1°C 4°C -1°C -2°C 0°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 3°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Tue 09:19 EST
rise
Tue 21:59 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Cressy Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 3
0.1°C 7°C 3.8mm
Sun
Aug 2
3.9°C 9.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
4.2°C 10.4°C 6.4mm
Fri
Jul 31
1.5°C 9.9°C 5.8mm
Thu
Jul 30
4.7°C 10.8°C 0.2mm

Cressy Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
383.7mm
93.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
279.8mm
76 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
312.0mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-6.4°C
Jul 19
Highest Temperature
34.1°C
Jan 3

Cressy Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-6.6°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
2.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
2.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
10.4°C
1st
Highest On Record
19.0°C
30th 1999
Average This Month
9.0°C
-4.0°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.4mm
1st
Total This Month
10.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
73.4mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
170.2mm
2005
Driest On Record
17.6mm
2006
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