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41.44°S 147.14°E 13m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 25°C
Showers

Now

17.2°C falling
Updated at 08:00 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm early this morning. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 17.2°C falling
Dew Point 15.2°C rising
Feels Like 17.2°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
WSW 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tuesday

Sunrise sunrise
05:35 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 15.5°C
Cressy 16.0°C
Scottsdale 18.9°C
Low Head 17.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

shower

9am

Shower
21°C
shower

12pm

Shower
23°C
possible shower

3pm

Chance shower
24°C
shower

6pm

Shower
24°C
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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 23
Wed
Dec 24
Thu
Dec 25
Fri
Dec 26
Sat
Dec 27
Sun
Dec 28
Mon
Dec 29
showers
Showers
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
clearing shower
Clearing shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 17°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 70% 70% 70% 5% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme 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 6
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 6km/h
NNE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
ENE 4km/h
ENE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
SW 10km/h
SW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NNW 29km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 78% 62% 67% 49% 71% 38% 62% 36% 58% 45% 66% 45% 69% 45%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 8°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:01 EDT
sunrise
05:35 EDT
sunset
20:46 EDT
last light
21:20 EDT
moon
set
Tue 21:28 EDT
rise
Wed 07:54 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 29
moon
Mon
Jan 5
moon
Tue
Jan 13
moon
Wed
Jan 21

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 22
12.7°C 24°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 21
10.9°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 20
12.1°C 26.4°C 0.2mm
Fri
Dec 19
5.3°C 20.8°C 0.6mm
Thu
Dec 18
8.3°C 19.3°C 0.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Dec
681.9mm
129.6 day(s)
total for 2014
581.1mm
120 day(s)
total to this day 2013
871.3mm
128 day(s)
wettest day
37.0mm
Jul 29
lowest temperature
-2.4°C
Aug 12
highest temperature
34.6°C
Jan 14

Launceston Almanac

December minimum temperature
lowest this month
5.3°C
19th
lowest on record
2.0°C
12th 1995
average this month
12.1°C
+1.4°C
long-term average
10.7°C
December maximum temperature
highest this month
27.2°C
14th
highest on record
33.8°C
6th 1994
average this month
22.8°C
+0.4°C
long-term average
22.4°C
December rainfall
wettest this month
20.6mm
11th
total this month
63.6mm
14 day(s)
long-term average
46.6mm
8.6 day(s)
wettest on record
145.1mm
1985
driest on record
6.1mm
1983

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