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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 11°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.2°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EDT

Central North for Wednesday Patchy morning fog. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.2°C rising
Dew Point 11.0°C rising
Feels Like 22.2°C
Relative Humidity 49%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1022.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:18 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:35 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston 22.9°C
Cressy 21.1°C
Scottsdale 23.9°C
Low Head 17.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:00 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, South West Coast and Central West Coast

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Late shower

Late shower
Maximum 26°C 20°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 19°C
Minimum 9°C 11°C 5°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 5% 20% 20% 30% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Moderate Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
N 20km/h
N
NNW 29km/h
NNW
W 17km/h
W
WSW 24km/h
WSW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NW 13km/h
NW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 69% 41% 79% 82% 64% 34% 68% 46% 76% 45% 74% 51% 81% 58%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 15°C 16°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 8°C 11°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:50 EDT
sunrise
06:18 EDT
sunset
19:35 EDT
last light
20:04 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:53 EDT
rise
Thu 06:13 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
8.9°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
6.9°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
6.3°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
3.4°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
0.8°C 17.3°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
514.2mm
115.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
402.2mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
699.2mm
117 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

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-2.7°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
5.1°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.3°C
17th
Highest On Record
26.4°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
19.0°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.0mm
12th
Total This Month
22.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
78.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
1.0mm
2015
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Weather News

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10:23 EDT

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BOM says deluge across Queensland at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie

22:08 EDT

The massive downpour across southern Queensland is at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie hammered the coastline last March, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Flooding rain continues in Queensland

17:03 EDT

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to inundate parts of central Queensland during the middle of this week.