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Launceston Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 13°C
possible_shower

Now

9.3°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EST

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and possible hail, mostly in the morning and afternoon, falling as snow above 800 metres. Isolated thunderstorms near the coast in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Morning frost. Slight chance of a shower and hail in the morning and afternoon, falling as snow possible above 600 metres. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.3°C rising
Dew Point 6.7°C falling
Feels Like 8.7°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
NW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:31 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 7.2°C
Cressy 7.3°C
Scottsdale 8.9°C
Low Head 10.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower or storm
7°C

6am

Slight chance storm
5°C

9am

Mostly clear
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 00:15 EST
of the South East Forecast District. There Is A Risk of Losses of Lambs and

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Late shower
Maximum 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 5°C 0°C -2°C 0°C 3°C 1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 10% 80% 80% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight High Severe High Moderate High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
22
km/h
3
km/h
16
km/h
2
km/h
9
km/h
0
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SSW 3km/h
SSW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
WSW 2km/h
WSW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
Calm
NW
NW 9km/h
NW
N 6km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NW 6km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 79% 55% 87% 49% 77% 44% 83% 56% 99% 78% 95% 69% 88% 60%
Dew Point 5°C 4°C 3°C 2°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 4°C 7°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
rise
Thu 02:37 EST
set
Thu 12:45 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 16
4.1°C 13°C 16.8mm
Tue
Aug 15
1°C 13°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
3°C 17°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
-0.2°C 11°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 12
7.0°C 12.7°C 18.8mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
464.7mm
85.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
368.7mm
79 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
701.8mm
89 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.0mm
Jul 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.5°C
1st 1997
Average This Month
2.5°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
3.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
20.3°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
13.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.8mm
12th
Total This Month
61.6mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
86.3mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
223.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
14.9mm
1982
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