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41.44°S 147.14°E 13m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 9°C
Windy with showers

Now

12.1°C steady
Updated at 15:00 EST

Central North for Wednesday Cloudy. Showers from the late morning. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 55 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 12.1°C steady
Dew Point 11.0°C rising
Feels Like 9.6°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
NNW 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / 1.2mm

Sun on Wednesday

Sunrise sunrise
07:22 EST
Sunset sunset
17:14 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 11.2°C
Cressy 13.0°C
Scottsdale 11.8°C
Low Head 14.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

rain

6pm

Rain
13°C
thunderstorm

9pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
13°C
windy with rain

12am

Heavy rain. Windy
12°C
windy with rain

3am

Heavy rain. Windy
11°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Wed 15:01 EST
Bushwalking Alert for the Western and Central Plateau on Thursday due to snow as low as 500 metres

Tas - Wed 15:01 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning King Island, NW Coast, Midlands, Central N, Upper Derwent Valley, S E, Furneaux Island, E Coast & NE

Tas - Wed 14:11 EST
Flood Warning - North Esk River

Tas - Wed 14:03 EST
Flood Warning - South Esk

Tas - Wed 11:12 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for all districts including King Island & Furneaux Islands

Tas - Wed 10:00 EST
Gale Warning for all coastal waters except Derwent Estuary, Frederick Henry/Norfolk/Storm Bays & Channel which is a Strong Wind Warning

Tas - Wed 09:40 EST
Flood Watch for all northern river basins and the Houn River

Tas - Wed 09:08 EST
Flood Warning for the Lower Meander River Basin

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 30
Thu
Jul 31
Fri
Aug 1
Sat
Aug 2
Sun
Aug 3
Mon
Aug 4
Tue
Aug 5
windy with showers
Windy with showers
windy with showers
Windy with showers
late shower
Late shower
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 15°C 14°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 5°C 9°C 1°C -2°C -2°C 3°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 40% 20% 70% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Nil High Severe Severe Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 31km/h
NNW
N 26km/h
N
NNW 33km/h
NNW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 4km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 94% 72% 90% 71% 98% 54% 90% 51% 99% 70% 100% 66% 86% 62%
Dew Point 6°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 3°C 2°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 5°C 8°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
06:53 EST
sunrise
07:22 EST
sunset
17:14 EST
last light
17:44 EST
moon
set
Wed 20:30 EST
rise
Thu 09:07 EST
moon
Mon
Aug 4
moon
Mon
Aug 11
moon
Sun
Aug 17
moon
Tue
Aug 26

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 30
9.2°C 14°C 7.6mm
Tue
Jul 29
9.8°C 14.7°C 33.8mm
Mon
Jul 28
3.5°C 13.2°C 9.2mm
Sun
Jul 27
2.3°C 12.9°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jul 26
4.5°C 16.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Jul
371.2mm
68.9 day(s)
total for 2014
373.8mm
72 day(s)
total to this day 2013
304.0mm
60 day(s)
wettest day
33.8mm
Jul 29
lowest temperature
-2.0°C
Jul 20
highest temperature
34.6°C
Jan 14

Launceston Almanac

July minimum temperature
lowest this month
-2.0°C
20th
lowest on record
-5.2°C
23rd 1991
average this month
2.6°C
+0.2°C
long-term average
2.4°C
July maximum temperature
highest this month
16.4°C
26th
highest on record
18.4°C
18th 2013
average this month
13.3°C
+0.7°C
long-term average
12.6°C
July rainfall
wettest this month
33.8mm
29th
total this month
100.8mm
19 day(s)
long-term average
75.2mm
15.4 day(s)
wettest on record
157.7mm
2000
driest on record
36.8mm
2001

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