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Launceston Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 1°C
sunny

Now

14.8°C falling
Updated at 16:30 EST

Central North for Monday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 14.8°C falling
Dew Point -0.1°C steady
Feels Like 13.5°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
W 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 9.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EST
Sunset sunset
18:10 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 12.3°C
Low Head 12.0°C
Cressy 12.4°C
Scottsdale 13.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
11°C

9pm

Clear
7°C

12am

Clear
4°C

3am

Mostly clear
2°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island, Central North, Upper/Lower East and South East Coasts

Tas - Mon 15:48 EST
Frost Warning for the Central North, North East, Midlands and East Coast

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Clearing shower

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 16°C
Minimum 5°C 1°C 2°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 60% 40% 70% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight High Moderate Nil Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
16
km/h
2
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction W 15km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WNW 2km/h
WNW
NW 10km/h
NW
NE 4km/h
NE
NE 8km/h
NE
W 13km/h
W
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 26km/h
W
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 67% 44% 66% 50% 76% 74% 71% 51% 74% 67% 63% 52% 79% 53%
Dew Point 4°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 6°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:57 EST
sunset
18:10 EST
last light
18:38 EST
moon
set
Mon 23:06 EST
rise
Tue 09:26 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 25
6.3°C 16°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 24
10.1°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
7.8°C 17.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
3.6°C 16.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
5.5°C 17.3°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
531.3mm
99.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
410.0mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
758.6mm
109 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.2°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
4.0°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.6°C
18th
Highest On Record
24.8°C
27th 1987
Average This Month
14.6°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
21.0mm
19th
Total This Month
33.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.6mm
14.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
115.8mm
2002
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1994
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