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Launceston Forecast

This morning 0°C
Today 9°C
possible_shower

Now

1.4°C falling
Updated at 06:40 EST

Central North for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower this morning. Snow possible above 100 metres, rising during the day. Gusty winds and possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 9.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 1.4°C falling
Dew Point 0.2°C falling
Feels Like -1.4°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
WNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.8mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:18 EST
Sunset sunset
17:18 EST

Nearby Now

Scottsdale 0.7°C
Launceston Ap 0.5°C
Low Head 5.6°C
Cressy 1.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
3°C

12pm

Mostly clear
8°C

3pm

Mostly clear
8°C

6pm

Clear
4°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 05:00 EST
Gale Warning for all waters including Southeast Inshore except Derwent Estuary. Strong Wind Warning for Derwent Estuary

Tas - Mon 04:58 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for King Is, N West/East Coast, Midlands, Central N, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, Furneaux Is & N East

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 9°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 0°C -2°C 0°C -1°C -1°C -1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 30% 70% 50% 5% 5% 50% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Severe High Severe Severe Severe High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
27
km/h
13
km/h
28
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
4
km/h
18
km/h
1
km/h
8
km/h
0
km/h
8
km/h
2
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NW 17km/h
NW
SW 27km/h
SW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NW 9km/h
NW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
N 4km/h
N
W 18km/h
W
NW 1km/h
NW
S 8km/h
S
Calm
WNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
ENE 2km/h
ENE
NW 12km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 76% 49% 84% 66% 83% 46% 88% 52% 88% 51% 87% 49% 95% 60%
Dew Point -1°C -2°C 3°C 6°C 1°C -1°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 5°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:49 EST
sunrise
07:18 EST
sunset
17:18 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
set
Mon 08:43 EST
rise
Mon 20:47 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 2
3.5°C 11°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 1
2.8°C 11.5°C 14.2mm
Fri
Jul 31
0.3°C 10.8°C 11.6mm
Thu
Jul 30
3.3°C 12.2°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jul 29
0.9°C 12.6°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
460.9mm
85.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
378.0mm
77 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
413.1mm
75 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.4mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.4°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
31.9°C
Jan 3

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.5°C
1st 1997
Average This Month
3.2°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
3.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
11.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
20.3°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
11.2°C
-2.6°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
1st
Total This Month
14.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.6mm
16.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
223.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
14.9mm
1982
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