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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 12°C
possible_shower

Now

5.9°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EST

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 800 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the late morning and afternoon. Possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Launceston Ap

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Temperature 5.9°C rising
Dew Point 1.8°C rising
Feels Like 1.8°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
NNW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 992.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EST
Sunset sunset
17:31 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston 8.2°C
Cressy 6.1°C
Scottsdale 6.4°C
Low Head 10.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
7°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
11°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
12°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 05:02 EST
Gale Warning for Far NW, CN, SE, SW & CW Coasts, Banks Strait & Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Island. Strong Wind Warnings elsewhere

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 12°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 4°C -1°C -3°C -1°C 2°C 1°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 5% 90% 90% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Severe Severe Severe Moderate High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 28
km/h
31
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NW 28km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
S 11km/h
S
SSW 25km/h
SSW
W 9km/h
W
SW 19km/h
SW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
N 11km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 75% 51% 83% 48% 74% 44% 79% 50% 93% 74% 92% 59% 84% 58%
Dew Point 3°C 2°C 2°C 0°C -1°C -1°C 1°C 2°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 4°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
07:00 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
17:59 EST
moon
set
Thu 12:44 EST
rise
Fri 03:42 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 16
4.7°C 13°C 12.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
0°C 11°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
4°C 16°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
-1.0°C 11°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 12
4.3°C 11.1°C 10.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
416.0mm
90.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
322.0mm
78 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
566.4mm
87 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.8mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
-5.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
12th 2005
Average This Month
1.7°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.2°C
10th
Highest On Record
20.0°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
12.5°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
16th
Total This Month
51.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
81.7mm
15.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
212.8mm
2005
Driest On Record
17.4mm
2014
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