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41.44°S 147.14°E 13m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 19°C
Sunny

Now

7.9°C steady
Updated at 01:30 EST

Central North for Friday Mostly clear. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday The chance of fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then light again in the evening.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 7.9°C steady
Dew Point 6.0°C steady
Feels Like 7.9°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
NE 1km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Saturday

Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EST
Sunset sunset
18:05 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 7.1°C
Cressy 10.7°C
Scottsdale 7.4°C
Low Head 11.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
5°C
clear

6am

Clear
3°C
mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
10°C
mostly clear

12pm

Mostly clear
16°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Fri 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 20
Sun
Sep 21
Mon
Sep 22
Tue
Sep 23
Wed
Sep 24
Thu
Sep 25
Fri
Sep 26
sunny
Sunny
increasing sunshine
Increasing sunshine
sunny
Sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
showers
Showers
Maximum 19°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 19°C
Minimum 3°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 30% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
2
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 6km/h
WSW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
W 4km/h
W
NW 9km/h
NW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 4km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WNW 2km/h
WNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
N 3km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 79% 39% 82% 43% 77% 45% 70% 40% 73% 42% 74% 49% 76% 46%
Dew Point 7°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 7°C 7°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
05:38 EST
sunrise
06:06 EST
sunset
18:05 EST
last light
18:33 EST
moon
rise
Sat 03:40 EST
set
Sat 14:25 EST
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2
moon
Wed
Oct 8
moon
Thu
Oct 16

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 19
5.3°C 17°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 18
2.4°C 16.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 17
5.7°C 13.5°C 16.0mm
Tue
Sep 16
7.1°C 13.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 15
1.4°C 16.2°C -

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Sep
529.6mm
99.6 day(s)
total for 2014
483.4mm
89 day(s)
total to this day 2013
567.6mm
89 day(s)
wettest day
37.0mm
Jul 29
lowest temperature
-2.4°C
Aug 12
highest temperature
34.6°C
Jan 14

Launceston Almanac

September minimum temperature
lowest this month
0.5°C
3rd
lowest on record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
average this month
4.7°C
-0.6°C
long-term average
5.3°C
September maximum temperature
highest this month
19.4°C
8th
highest on record
24.8°C
27th 1987
average this month
16.2°C
+0.6°C
long-term average
15.6°C
September rainfall
wettest this month
16.8mm
9th
total this month
58.8mm
9 day(s)
long-term average
67.5mm
14.4 day(s)
wettest on record
115.8mm
2002
driest on record
8.4mm
1994

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