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Launceston Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

18.0°C steady
Updated at 05:40 EDT

Central North for Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 31.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.0°C steady
Dew Point 16.3°C steady
Feels Like 19.4°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
N 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:58 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:45 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 16.1°C
Cressy 16.9°C
Scottsdale 16.8°C
Low Head 17.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

9am

Intermittent rain
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 05:00 EDT
Strong Wind Central N Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Is, Upper/Lower E Coast, SE Coast, SW and Central W coasts

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 17
Fri
Jan 18
Sat
Jan 19
Sun
Jan 20
Mon
Jan 21
Tue
Jan 22
Wed
Jan 23

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 27°C 26°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 28°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 5% 5% 5% 5% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 7
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 7km/h
ENE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
N 11km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
N 7km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
N 6km/h
N
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
SE 6km/h
SE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 71% 46% 76% 54% 56% 35% 62% 37% 62% 34% 57% 32% 56% 40%
Dew Point 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 8°C 9°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 14°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:25 EDT
sunrise
05:58 EDT
sunset
20:45 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 16:33 EDT
set
Fri 02:48 EDT
moon
Mon
Jan 21
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 16
18.0°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 15
17.1°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 14
10.2°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 13
13.6°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 12
16.7°C 30.3°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
46.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Total For 2019
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
6.4mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
0.0mm
Jan 1
Lowest Temperature
9.7°C
Jan 6
Highest Temperature
31.1°C
Jan 15

Launceston Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.7°C
6th
Lowest On Record
2.5°C
12th 1983
Average This Month
13.0°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.1°C
15th
Highest On Record
39.0°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
26.8°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
153.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
7.3mm
2009
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