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Launceston Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.3°C falling
Updated at 04:30 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower at night. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.3°C falling
Dew Point 11.8°C rising
Feels Like 13.4°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SSE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:33 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 13.0°C
Cressy 9.7°C
Scottsdale 15.1°C
Low Head 16.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

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Weatherpulse

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 16
Wed
Oct 17
Thu
Oct 18
Fri
Oct 19
Sat
Oct 20
Sun
Oct 21
Mon
Oct 22

Mostly sunny

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 18°C 21°C 24°C
Minimum 13°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 80% 70% 30% 30% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High 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 5
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 5km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
E 3km/h
E
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NE 6km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
N 4km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 79% 57% 88% 77% 88% 70% 88% 66% 78% 51% 77% 58% 77% 48%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 16°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:53 EDT
sunrise
06:22 EDT
sunset
19:33 EDT
last light
20:02 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 11:18 EDT
set
Wed 02:23 EDT
moon
Wed
Oct 17
moon
Thu
Oct 25
moon
Thu
Nov 1
moon
Thu
Nov 8

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 15
12.8°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 14
10.1°C 21.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 13
6.6°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 12
4.2°C 17.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 11
1.3°C 18.9°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
581.3mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
490.4mm
108 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
484.7mm
101 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.0mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
-2.6°C
Jul 10
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.3°C
11th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
7.0°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
19.5°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
9th
Total This Month
2.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2015
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