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Launceston Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 26°C
possible_shower

Now

18.4°C rising
Updated at 02:30 EDT

Central North for Thursday Cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. High chance of light showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of fog in the early morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.4°C rising
Dew Point 17.1°C steady
Feels Like 20.1°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
NW 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:14 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:23 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 16.4°C
Cressy 18.1°C
Scottsdale 17.2°C
Low Head 18.4°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Late shower

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 26°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 19°C 20°C 22°C
Minimum 16°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 12°C 8°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 70% 80% 70% 10% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
37
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 3km/h
N
NNW 7km/h
NNW
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SE 8km/h
SE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 29km/h
NNW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
W 22km/h
W
ESE 3km/h
ESE
WNW 10km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 87% 61% 85% 58% 85% 71% 84% 57% 80% 51% 68% 42% 71% 39%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 18°C 15°C 14°C 11°C 9°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 8°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:47 EDT
sunrise
07:14 EDT
sunset
19:23 EDT
last light
19:50 EDT
moon
set
Thu 06:55 EDT
rise
Thu 19:52 EDT
moon
Thu
Mar 28
moon
Fri
Apr 5
moon
Sat
Apr 13
moon
Fri
Apr 19

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 20
14.2°C 28°C 0.6mm
Tue
Mar 19
13.4°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 18
11.7°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 17
10.0°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 16
10.6°C 26.2°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
115.6mm
19.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
63.4mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
95.4mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.4mm
Feb 12
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Mar 13
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Mar 2

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
11.0°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
33.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
24.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
20th
Total This Month
0.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.9mm
6.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
106.2mm
1983
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1992
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