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Launceston Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 6°C
Mostly sunny

Now

19.4°C rising
Updated at 12:00 EDT

Central North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20. High.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 19.4°C rising
Dew Point 2.3°C falling
Feels Like 19.4°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 10.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wednesday

Sunrise sunrise
05:35 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:23 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 16.7°C
Cressy 17.5°C
Scottsdale 18.0°C
Low Head 15.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

mostly clear

3pm

Mostly clear
21°C
mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C
clear

9pm

Clear
14°C
clear

12am

Clear
11°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Wed 10:02 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for all coastal waters except Derwent Estuary and the Far Northwest

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Nov 26
Thu
Nov 27
Fri
Nov 28
Sat
Nov 29
Sun
Nov 30
Mon
Dec 1
Tue
Dec 2
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
sunny
Sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Minimum 9°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 20% 40% 80% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High 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 17
km/h
19
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 17km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
WNW 5km/h
WNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
N 3km/h
N
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNE 4km/h
NNE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
E 7km/h
E
NNW 9km/h
NNW
E 7km/h
E
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 54% 33% 51% 31% 64% 36% 64% 41% 67% 51% 72% 57% 92% 61%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 16°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:03 EDT
sunrise
05:35 EDT
sunset
20:23 EDT
last light
20:55 EDT
moon
set
Wed 23:35 EDT
rise
Thu 10:09 EDT
moon
Sat
Nov 29
moon
Sat
Dec 6
moon
Sun
Dec 14
moon
Mon
Dec 22

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Nov 26
10.1°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 25
8.6°C 20.6°C 3.0mm
Mon
Nov 24
10.1°C 16.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 23
9.8°C 22.1°C 1.0mm
Sat
Nov 22
8.3°C 21.2°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Nov
635.3mm
121.0 day(s)
total for 2014
524.0mm
107 day(s)
total to this day 2013
823.0mm
118 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
8.8°C
-0.3°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
20.6°C
+0.1°C
long-term average
20.5°C
November rainfall
wettest this month
5.4mm
21st
total this month
15.0mm
7 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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