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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 21°C
increasing_sunshine

Now

17.5°C falling
Updated at 06:00 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Cloud clearing. Winds NW 30 to 40 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 20. High.

Currently at Cressy

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.5°C falling
Dew Point 13.6°C falling
Feels Like 17.5°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
NW 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.8mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 16.9°C
Launceston 17.8°C
Sheffield 15.6°C
Liawenee 10.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
19°C

3pm

Clear
21°C

6pm

Clear
20°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 05:00 EDT
Gale Warning for the Lower East Coast, South East Coast and South West Coast. Strong Wind Warning for all remaining districts

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 24°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 24°C 27°C
Minimum 15°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 13°C 10°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 60% 20% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very 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 31
km/h
31
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction W 31km/h
W
WSW 31km/h
WSW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
NW 13km/h
NW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 58% 32% 62% 40% 69% 40% 68% 43% 73% 36% 60% 36% 73% 43%
Dew Point 9°C 4°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 13°C 13°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:34 EDT
sunrise
06:06 EDT
sunset
20:40 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
set
Wed 18:20 EDT
rise
Thu 04:21 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Cressy Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
11.7°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
6.8°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
5.6°C 23.6°C 9.4mm
Fri
Jan 20
10.8°C 17.4°C 26.2mm
Thu
Jan 19
1.7°C 23.0°C 0.0mm

Cressy Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
30.6mm
6.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
59.2mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
9.4mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
1.7°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
31.3°C
Jan 8

Cressy Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.7°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-0.1°C
9th 2009
Average This Month
10.2°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
10.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
8th
Highest On Record
41.4°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
24.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.2mm
20th
Total This Month
59.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.6mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
78.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
5.6mm
2008
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Weather News

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.