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41.44°S 147.14°E 13m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 21°C
Cloudy

Now

8.9°C falling
Updated at 03:00 EDT

Central North for Friday Clear. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 8.9°C falling
Dew Point 7.5°C falling
Feels Like 8.9°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
WSW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Saturday

Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 6.5°C
Cressy 7.8°C
Scottsdale 6.8°C
Low Head 12.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

mostly cloudy

6am

Mostly cloudy
9°C
possible shower

9am

Slight chance shower
16°C
possible shower

12pm

Intermittent rain
20°C
possible shower

3pm

Intermittent rain
21°C
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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Nov 22
Sun
Nov 23
Mon
Nov 24
Tue
Nov 25
Wed
Nov 26
Thu
Nov 27
Fri
Nov 28
cloudy
Cloudy
sunny
Sunny
rain clearing
Rain clearing
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 24°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 9°C 11°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 80% 40% 90% 20% 5% 50% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 14
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction N 14km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
N 9km/h
N
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
W 25km/h
W
WNW 15km/h
WNW
SW 18km/h
SW
N 3km/h
N
NW 9km/h
NW
N 4km/h
N
NNW 9km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 67% 56% 68% 37% 72% 67% 61% 39% 59% 35% 59% 40% 71% 44%
Dew Point 10°C 12°C 11°C 8°C 12°C 13°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 9°C 8°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:06 EDT
sunrise
05:38 EDT
sunset
20:18 EDT
last light
20:50 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 05:27 EDT
set
Sat 19:52 EDT
moon
Sat
Nov 29
moon
Sat
Dec 6
moon
Sun
Dec 14
moon
Mon
Dec 22

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Nov 21
14.3°C 22°C 5.4mm
Thu
Nov 20
13.0°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 19
7.4°C 18.6°C -
Tue
Nov 18
9.3°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 17
9.3°C 19.7°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Nov
635.3mm
121.0 day(s)
total for 2014
543.1mm
108 day(s)
total to this day 2013
822.2mm
117 day(s)
wettest day
37.0mm
Jul 29
lowest temperature
-2.4°C
Aug 12
highest temperature
34.6°C
Jan 14

Launceston Almanac

November minimum temperature
lowest this month
1.1°C
3rd
lowest on record
-2.0°C
16th 1981
average this month
8.7°C
-0.4°C
long-term average
9.1°C
November maximum temperature
highest this month
26.0°C
8th
highest on record
30.7°C
1st 1987
average this month
20.7°C
+0.2°C
long-term average
20.5°C
November rainfall
wettest this month
5.4mm
21st
total this month
11.0mm
5 day(s)
long-term average
54.2mm
9.9 day(s)
wettest on record
129.2mm
2013
driest on record
5.6mm
2003

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