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George Town Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 16°C
rain

Now

13.8°C rising
Updated at 00:20 EDT

Central North for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning SW in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.8°C rising
Dew Point 12.3°C rising
Feels Like 13.8°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:37 EDT

Nearby Now

Low Head 16.1°C
Launceston Ap 13.5°C
Scottsdale 14.1°C
Devonport Ap 14.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

9am

Heavy rain
17°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
18°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 22:14 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, South West Coast and Central West Coast

National Forecast

George Town 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 14°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 5% 5% 20% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index
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
19
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 10km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
W 22km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
W 18km/h
W
WNW 25km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
W 18km/h
W
W 8km/h
W
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NE 5km/h
NE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 90% 94% 64% 52% 69% 65% 73% 62% 77% 72% 81% 75% 84% 76%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C

George Town Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:50 EDT
sunrise
06:19 EDT
sunset
19:37 EDT
last light
20:06 EDT
moon


moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
7.5°C 29°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
8.5°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
10.4°C 22.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
4.9°C 22.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
2.0°C 18.2°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
581.3mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
472.2mm
103 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
854.6mm
124 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.0mm
Jul 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
7.2°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
20.1°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
12th
Total This Month
30.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2015
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