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Launceston Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 11°C
possible_shower

Now

14.5°C rising
Updated at 09:30 EST

Central North for Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 18.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.5°C rising
Dew Point 13.0°C rising
Feels Like 12.9°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
NNW 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EST
Sunset sunset
17:12 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 13.2°C
Cressy 13.9°C
Scottsdale 13.8°C
Low Head 16.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower
14°C

3pm

Chance shower
16°C

6pm

Chance shower
16°C

9pm

Chance shower
18°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 05:00 EST
Gale Warning for SW & CW coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Far NW, CN, Upper/Lower E & SE coasts, Banks St/Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Is

Tas - Wed 10:15 EST
Final Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Showers

Showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower
Maximum 18°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 18°C 15°C
Minimum 10°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 8°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 80% 90% 90% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
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 23
km/h
29
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
3
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NW 23km/h
NW
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NW 3km/h
NW
N 8km/h
N
SE 3km/h
SE
NE 9km/h
NE
SE 7km/h
SE
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 15km/h
NW
W 23km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
WNW 26km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 92% 81% 88% 57% 89% 76% 93% 80% 99% 85% 90% 63% 86% 66%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 15°C 13°C 17°C 14°C 17°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 8°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:34 EST
sunrise
07:03 EST
sunset
17:12 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:24 EST
rise
Fri 05:51 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 5
10°C - 4mm
Wed
May 4
4.8°C 15°C 14.0mm
Tue
May 3
12.1°C 14.5°C 15.2mm
Mon
May 2
8.2°C 16.6°C 2.4mm
Sun
May 1
13.7°C 16.3°C 10.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
302.8mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
184.3mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
1.8°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
9.8°C
+4.7°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.6°C
2nd
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
15.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
45.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.0mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.9mm
2007
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2005
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