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Launceston Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

7.0°C rising
Updated at 03:10 EST

Central North for Wednesday Cloudy. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.0°C rising
Dew Point 6.4°C rising
Feels Like 6.0°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
NE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:48 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 6.3°C
Cressy 5.6°C
Scottsdale 6.7°C
Low Head 7.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

9am

Mostly clear
10°C

12pm

Mostly clear
14°C

3pm

Mostly clear
15°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 15°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 16°C
Minimum 5°C 0°C 2°C 3°C 6°C 3°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 50% 90% 80% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight High Moderate Moderate Nil Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
20
km/h
2
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
N 4km/h
N
W 20km/h
W
N 2km/h
N
W 4km/h
W
NE 7km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
N 11km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 6km/h
N
W 16km/h
W
S 7km/h
S
SSW 11km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 87% 46% 89% 51% 88% 47% 90% 60% 100% 67% 99% 56% 87% 53%
Dew Point 8°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 7°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:07 EST
sunrise
06:34 EST
sunset
17:48 EST
last light
18:16 EST
moon
set
Thu 09:11 EST
rise
Thu 23:12 EST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 2
1.4°C 14°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 1
0.6°C 16.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 31
4.6°C 14.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 30
5.0°C 12.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 29
0.7°C 12.2°C 1.8mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
528.2mm
99.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
399.5mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
440.0mm
84 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
1.0°C
-4.3°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
24.8°C
27th 1987
Average This Month
15.2°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.3mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
115.8mm
2002
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1994
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