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Launceston Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 7°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.8°C falling
Updated at 11:50 EST

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 14. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.8°C falling
Dew Point 8.6°C falling
Feels Like 11.6°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
NNW 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:23 EST
Sunset sunset
17:13 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 13.2°C
Low Head 12.5°C
Cressy 14.9°C
Scottsdale 12.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 10:00 EST
Final Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Thu 09:36 EST
Gale Warning for Banks Strait/Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island & Lower East, SE & SW coasts. Strong Wind Warning for remaining waters

Tas - Thu 09:34 EST
Final Flood Warning for the North Esk River

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1
Tue
Aug 2
Wed
Aug 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers easing

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 5°C 7°C 1°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 30% 60% 90% 80% 90% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Nil High Nil Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
0
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
Calm
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
NNE 11km/h
NNE
N 20km/h
N
WNW 7km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 82% 65% 83% 63% 81% 65% 85% 59% 89% 87% 89% 69% 83% 64%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 2°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 6°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:23 EST
sunset
17:13 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
set
Thu 12:16 EST
rise
Fri 02:31 EST
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18
moon
Thu
Aug 25

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 28
6.6°C - 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 27
4.0°C 11.6°C 11.0mm
Tue
Jul 26
4.5°C 10.0°C 6.6mm
Mon
Jul 25
1.5°C 11.7°C 2.2mm
Sun
Jul 24
-1.1°C 10.8°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
372.3mm
69.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
659.7mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
337.9mm
66 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.1°C
24th
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
23rd 1991
Average This Month
5.1°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.6°C
15th
Highest On Record
18.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
13.2°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
136.0mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.8mm
15.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
157.7mm
2000
Driest On Record
36.8mm
2001
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