Launceston Weather


Launceston Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 24°C
late_shower

Now

11.9°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EST

Central North for Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Very high chance of showers near the coast, medium chance elsewhere, mostly in the evening. The chance of thunderstorms near the coast in the evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the early morning. Areas of fog in the early morning. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.9°C falling
Dew Point 11.1°C falling
Feels Like 12.3°C
Relative Humidity 95%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:48 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 11.7°C
Cressy 14.9°C
Scottsdale 17.1°C
Low Head 18.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Fog
15°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 21
Mon
Apr 22
Tue
Apr 23
Wed
Apr 24
Thu
Apr 25
Fri
Apr 26
Sat
Apr 27

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Cloudy
Maximum 24°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 13°C 11°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 70% 10% 5% 30% 90% 40% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 2
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
2
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 2km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
WNW 4km/h
WNW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NNW 2km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
N 7km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 91% 62% 84% 46% 80% 51% 83% 65% 75% 52% 64% 41% 69% 49%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 11°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 12°C 6°C 8°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 6°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
18:01 EST
moon
set
Sun 08:19 EST
rise
Sun 18:59 EST
moon
Sat
Apr 27
moon
Sun
May 5
moon
Sun
May 12
moon
Sun
May 19

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 20
7.0°C 22°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 19
3.1°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 18
8.5°C 17.8°C 6.2mm
Wed
Apr 17
10.3°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 16
8.3°C 25.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
166.6mm
28.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
109.8mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
169.0mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.4mm
Feb 12
Lowest Temperature
1.5°C
Apr 10
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Mar 2

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.5°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-1.5°C
26th 1981
Average This Month
6.5°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
7.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.4°C
16th
Highest On Record
27.7°C
12th 1985
Average This Month
19.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
19.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.2mm
6th
Total This Month
29.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.0mm
9.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
124.6mm
1992
Driest On Record
4.3mm
2007
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11:47 EST

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