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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.3°C steady
Updated at 15:20 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 20s. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.3°C steady
Dew Point 12.4°C steady
Feels Like 26.5°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
N 33km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1017.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 15.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Launceston 25.8°C
Cressy 25.6°C
Scottsdale 23.0°C
Low Head 20.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 22°C 23°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 90% 50% 30% 30% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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 10
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction N 10km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
SE 13km/h
SE
NW 14km/h
NW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
W 25km/h
W
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 32km/h
W
Relative Humidity 66% 43% 73% 31% 60% 30% 71% 34% 75% 31% 61% 26% 61% 31%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 13°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 13°C 10°C 13°C 9°C 7°C 2°C 8°C 5°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
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sunrise
-
sunset
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last light
-
moon
set
Tue 20:36 EDT
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Wed 08:03 EDT
moon
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Feb 15
moon
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Feb 23
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moon
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Mar 9

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 9
15.9°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
16.5°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
16.8°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
16.4°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 5
15.2°C 26.3°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
54.6mm
13.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
109.8mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
48.8mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
5.0°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
32.5°C
Jan 9

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
15.2°C
+4.1°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
34.7°C
2nd 2014
Average This Month
27.5°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.9mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
58.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2014
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13:53 EDT

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