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Launceston Airport Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.2°C falling
Updated at 21:00 EDT

Central North for Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h shifting N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Monday Partly cloudy. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early morning then N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.2°C falling
Dew Point 9.1°C falling
Feels Like 15.2°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
N 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1018.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Cressy 17.3°C
Launceston 17.7°C
Scottsdale 14.6°C
Low Head 17.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
13°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Windy with showers

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 28°C 29°C 22°C 25°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 9°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 7°C 9°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 50% 50% 10% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 15
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
28
km/h
34
km/h
38
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
35
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 15km/h
SSE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NE 12km/h
NE
N 28km/h
N
NW 34km/h
NW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 35km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 64% 39% 70% 41% 73% 50% 66% 40% 56% 38% 62% 45% 67% 41%
Dew Point 9°C 9°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 12°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 9°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
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 20:27 EDT
rise
Tue 06:19 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
8.5°C 24°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
11.2°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
6.8°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
17.5°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
11.4°C 26.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
622.6mm
137.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
521.2mm
127 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
803.6mm
138 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.6mm
Dec 3
Lowest Temperature
-5.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
4th 2008
Average This Month
9.7°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
9.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
33.6°C
20th 2015
Average This Month
21.9°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
47.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
77.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.4mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
87.4mm
2014
Driest On Record
20.0mm
2006
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