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George Town Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.9°C falling
Updated at 03:20 EDT

Central North for Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h later in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.9°C falling
Dew Point 3.8°C falling
Feels Like 6.9°C
Relative Humidity 81%
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Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Low Head 11.0°C
Devonport Ap 8.1°C
Launceston Ap 5.0°C
Scottsdale 5.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
5°C

9am

Clear
11°C

12pm

Mostly clear
17°C

3pm

Mostly clear
19°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

George Town 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 15°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 9°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 40% 40% 50% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index
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 20
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction W 20km/h
W
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
W 18km/h
W
W 8km/h
W
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NW 19km/h
NW
E 7km/h
E
NNE 10km/h
NNE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNE 6km/h
NNE
N 13km/h
N
Relative Humidity 70% 65% 74% 59% 75% 72% 79% 72% 82% 73% 74% 70% 79% 71%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 10°C

George Town Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 EDT
sunrise
06:16 EDT
sunset
19:40 EDT
last light
20:08 EDT
moon


moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 20
7.6°C 20°C 5.4mm
Thu
Oct 19
11.2°C 17.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
7.5°C 28.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
8.5°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
10.4°C 22.8°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
581.3mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
477.6mm
104 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
864.0mm
125 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
7.4°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
18th
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
19.9°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
12th
Total This Month
35.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2015
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