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Launceston Forecast

Tonight -2°C
Tomorrow 14°C
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Now

10.3°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EST

Central North for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and early evening then becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Frost and areas of fog in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.3°C falling
Dew Point 8.7°C falling
Feels Like 9.6°C
Relative Humidity 90%
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WNW 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 EST
Sunset sunset
17:37 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 9.1°C
Cressy 8.9°C
Low Head 11.5°C
Scottsdale 9.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
6°C

12am

Mostly clear
3°C

3am

Mostly clear
0°C

6am

Mostly clear
-2°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 7°C -2°C 2°C 5°C -1°C -1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 20% 50% 5% 10% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Severe Moderate Slight Severe Severe High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
13
km/h
0
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
1
km/h
6
km/h
1
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
Calm
NW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
SSW 1km/h
SSW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
NW 1km/h
NW
NW 9km/h
NW
NW 3km/h
NW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 99% 84% 88% 51% 92% 70% 92% 67% 81% 48% 83% 56% 87% 57%
Dew Point 9°C 11°C 1°C 4°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 1°C 3°C 2°C 6°C 3°C 6°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:50 EST
sunset
17:38 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
set
Wed 19:14 EST
rise
Thu 08:13 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 23
5.3°C 13°C 2.8mm
Tue
Aug 22
1.7°C 13°C 0.6mm
Mon
Aug 21
1.5°C 11.6°C 0.2mm
Sun
Aug 20
-2.0°C 13.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
-1.6°C 13.0°C 0.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
464.7mm
85.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
370.8mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
711.0mm
92 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.5°C
1st 1997
Average This Month
2.2°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
3.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.4°C
14th
Highest On Record
20.3°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
13.4°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.8mm
12th
Total This Month
67.6mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
86.3mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
223.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
14.9mm
1982
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