Launceston Weather


Launceston Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.5°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Slight chance of a light shower this afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.5°C rising
Dew Point 11.8°C rising
Feels Like 15.3°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
SE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:12 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:26 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 15.2°C
Cressy 15.2°C
Scottsdale 17.9°C
Low Head 16.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 19
Wed
Mar 20
Thu
Mar 21
Fri
Mar 22
Sat
Mar 23
Sun
Mar 24
Mon
Mar 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Showers

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 22°C 20°C
Minimum 12°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 70% 40% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index High High High High 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 11
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction S 11km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
S 8km/h
S
SW 7km/h
SW
SSE 4km/h
SSE
W 7km/h
W
SSE 5km/h
SSE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 4km/h
E
NE 13km/h
NE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 32km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 79% 53% 83% 49% 84% 52% 84% 56% 86% 69% 87% 53% 87% 62%
Dew Point 13°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 19°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:45 EDT
sunrise
07:12 EDT
sunset
19:26 EDT
last light
19:54 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 18:42 EDT
set
Wed 05:39 EDT
moon
Thu
Mar 21
moon
Thu
Mar 28
moon
Fri
Apr 5
moon
Sat
Apr 13

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 18
11.7°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 17
10.0°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 16
10.6°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 15
6.6°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 14
5.9°C 21.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
115.6mm
19.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
62.8mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
94.4mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.4mm
Feb 12
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Mar 13
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Mar 2

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
10.7°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
33.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
24.1°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
6th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.9mm
6.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
106.2mm
1983
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1992
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Cyclone Trevor strengthens to category three as it nears Far North Queensland coast

08:22 EDT

Severe Tropical Cyclone Trevor is now a category three system and could intensify further before it makes landfall tonight, the Bureau of Meteorology has said.

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08:14 EDT

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Tropical Cyclone Trevor forms off Far North Queensland coast as storms hit the south east

01:03 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Trevor is expected to intensify to a category three system before it crosses Queensland's Cape York Peninsula on Tuesday night.