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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 15°C
clearing_shower

Now

11.8°C falling
Updated at 22:50 EST

Central North for Saturday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 45 km/h in the late evening.
Sunday High (80%) chance of showers in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds NW 35 to 45 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.8°C falling
Dew Point 9.1°C steady
Feels Like 9.6°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
NNW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 10.3°C
Cressy 8.9°C
Low Head 12.3°C
Scottsdale 10.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Heavy rain
13°C

3am

Shower
11°C

6am

Mostly clear
7°C

9am

Clear
8°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1
Tue
Aug 2
Wed
Aug 3
Thu
Aug 4
Fri
Aug 5

Rain

Clearing shower

Showers

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 13°C
Minimum -1°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 60% 60% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Nil Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 0
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction Calm
NNW
N 10km/h
N
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SW 16km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
S 11km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 74% 67% 83% 58% 92% 88% 81% 62% 83% 68% 85% 68% 86% 70%
Dew Point -1°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 7°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:51 EST
sunrise
07:20 EST
sunset
17:16 EST
last light
17:45 EST
moon
rise
Sun 04:38 EST
set
Sun 14:43 EST
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18
moon
Thu
Aug 25

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 30
-0.8°C 11°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 29
8.0°C 15.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 28
6.6°C 16.1°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 27
4.0°C 11.6°C 11.0mm
Tue
Jul 26
4.5°C 10.0°C 6.6mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
372.3mm
69.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
659.7mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
339.1mm
68 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.1°C
24th
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
23rd 1991
Average This Month
5.0°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.1°C
28th
Highest On Record
18.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
13.3°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
136.0mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.8mm
15.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
157.7mm
2000
Driest On Record
36.8mm
2001
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