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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.1°C falling
Updated at 23:10 EDT

Central North for Sunday Mostly clear. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Monday Areas of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. High.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.1°C falling
Dew Point 10.1°C steady
Feels Like 15.1°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
N 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:48 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:00 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 11.7°C
Cressy 12.7°C
Scottsdale 11.7°C
Low Head 15.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
14°C

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 26°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 12°C 9°C 12°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 40% 60% 70% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 3
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
2
km/h
12
km/h
2
km/h
10
km/h
2
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 3km/h
NNE
N 13km/h
N
E 4km/h
E
N 14km/h
N
NE 2km/h
NE
N 12km/h
N
ESE 2km/h
ESE
N 10km/h
N
N 2km/h
N
NNW 10km/h
NNW
SE 7km/h
SE
E 9km/h
E
ESE 4km/h
ESE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 69% 42% 73% 45% 81% 48% 82% 51% 82% 52% 81% 53% 73% 51%
Dew Point 10°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 16°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:21 EDT
sunrise
06:49 EDT
sunset
19:59 EDT
last light
20:27 EDT
moon
rise
Mon 07:08 EDT
set
Mon 20:22 EDT
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 26
13.2°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
13.3°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
10.8°C 25.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
14.3°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
8.9°C 25.6°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
74.4mm
13.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
61.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
178.4mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.4°C
Jan 23

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
11.1°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.9°C
24th
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
22.3°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
19th
Total This Month
11.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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