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Launceston Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 6°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.8°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EDT

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18. High.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.8°C rising
Dew Point 4.5°C falling
Feels Like 16.8°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:24 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:08 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 14.0°C
Low Head 15.5°C
Cressy 15.4°C
Scottsdale 15.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
19°C

6pm

Mostly clear
17°C

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 8°C 6°C 11°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 30% 80% 30% 5% 10% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 5
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 5km/h
WNW
SW 12km/h
SW
SW 3km/h
SW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
W 26km/h
W
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
N 9km/h
N
ESE 6km/h
ESE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
N 13km/h
N
Relative Humidity 72% 38% 68% 39% 70% 38% 57% 35% 63% 39% 68% 45% 70% 48%
Dew Point 6°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 6°C 5°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 9°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
06:57 EDT
sunrise
07:24 EDT
sunset
19:08 EDT
last light
19:35 EDT
moon
set
Thu 20:41 EDT
rise
Fri 10:38 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
9.6°C - 0.6mm
Wed
Mar 29
14.8°C 21.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
12.7°C 20.3°C 4.6mm
Mon
Mar 27
13.1°C 24.1°C 0.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
10.5°C 26.4°C 0.4mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
113.0mm
19.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
75.2mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
227.9mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
24th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
13.4°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
10.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
25.2°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
17th
Total This Month
19.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.6mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
106.2mm
1983
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1992
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Weather News

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11:20 EDT

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Government loans announced for cyclone-affected farmers as wet weather prevents assessment of crop damage

11:16 EDT

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Cyclone Debbie: Swift water rescues underway in Mackay, heavy rain stalls cyclone recovery

11:10 EDT

Swift water rescues are underway with at least 50 people stranded in outlying areas of Mackay in north Queensland after heavy rain in the region overnight, Police Commissioner Ian Stewart says.