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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 9°C
clearing_shower

Now

7.3°C steady
Updated at 04:00 EST

Central North for Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely later this evening. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Cressy

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.3°C steady
Dew Point 6.2°C steady
Feels Like 2.7°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
N 35km/h falling
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.6mm / -

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 7.1°C
Launceston 8.9°C
Sheffield 7.1°C
Liawenee 1.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

6am

Heavy rain
4°C

9am

Intermittent rain
4°C

12pm

Mostly clear
7°C

3pm

Mostly clear
8°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 04:04 EST
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for Western, Central Plateau, Upper Derwent Valley and South East Forecast Districts

Tas - Sat 04:04 EST
Central N, King Is, N W Coast & N E Forecast Districts & E Coast Forecast Districts. There Is A High Risk of Losses of Lambs &

Tas - Sat 04:03 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Tasmania. Bushwalkers are advised to take care due to hazardous weather conditions.

Tas - Fri 22:02 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 9°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 10°C
Minimum 3°C 2°C 0°C -1°C 2°C 0°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 40% 60% 60% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate High Severe Moderate High Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
30
km/h
32
km/h
36
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction W 24km/h
W
W 30km/h
W
NW 32km/h
NW
W 36km/h
W
WSW 24km/h
WSW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SSW 30km/h
SSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 30km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 23km/h
S
Relative Humidity 100% 48% 84% 61% 73% 42% 85% 63% 92% 53% 79% 49% 92% 56%
Dew Point 4°C -2°C 5°C 2°C -2°C -5°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 1°C 1°C -1°C 2°C 1°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
-
sunrise
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sunset
-
last light
-
moon
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Sat 07:23 EST
rise
Sat 18:23 EST
moon
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Aug 7
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Aug 15
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Aug 30

Cressy Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 31
1.5°C 10°C 5.8mm
Thu
Jul 30
4.7°C 10.8°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 29
0.4°C 11.2°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jul 28
3.2°C 13.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
4.2°C 11.7°C 0.0mm

Cressy Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
383.7mm
93.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
269.6mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
311.0mm
79 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-6.4°C
Jul 19
Highest Temperature
34.1°C
Jan 3

Cressy Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-6.6°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
2.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
19.0°C
30th 1999
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
13.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
73.4mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
170.2mm
2005
Driest On Record
17.6mm
2006
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