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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 23°C
clearing_shower

Now

12.9°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Central North for Thursday Clear. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.9°C rising
Dew Point 10.8°C falling
Feels Like 12.2°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1018.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:03 EDT

Nearby Now

Cressy 12.0°C
Launceston 13.9°C
Scottsdale 11.2°C
Low Head 16.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
10°C

6am

Mostly clear
10°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 21°C 23°C 25°C 27°C 30°C 28°C
Minimum 9°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 20% 30% 10% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 9
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SW 9km/h
SW
W 16km/h
W
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 24km/h
N
N 12km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
N 9km/h
N
NNW 19km/h
NNW
N 13km/h
N
NNW 25km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 74% 41% 58% 35% 68% 44% 73% 43% 80% 47% 74% 37% 69% 39%
Dew Point 10°C 8°C 3°C 4°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:16 EDT
sunrise
06:45 EDT
sunset
20:03 EDT
last light
20:32 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 03:58 EDT
set
Fri 18:29 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
13.4°C 24°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
7.1°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
4.5°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
5.1°C 19.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
4.5°C 18.2°C 3.4mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
54.6mm
13.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
55.6mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
112.2mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
Feb 18
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.7°C
18th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
8.8°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.6°C
22nd
Highest On Record
34.7°C
2nd 2014
Average This Month
21.8°C
-3.0°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
19th
Total This Month
6.4mm
4 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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