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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 18°C
rain_developing

Now

10.2°C falling
Updated at 22:20 EST

Central North for Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW in the morning then increasing to 35 km/h before turning NE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 10.2°C falling
Dew Point 7.1°C falling
Feels Like 8.7°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 7.9°C
Cressy 9.8°C
Scottsdale 9.4°C
Low Head 12.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 22:16 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Sat 21:22 EST
Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Sat 20:16 EST
Flood Warning for the Macquarie River

Tas - Sat 17:25 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Meander River

Tas - Sat 07:39 EST
Final Flood Warning for the North Esk River

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Rain developing

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 20°C 22°C
Minimum 6°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 30% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 12
km/h
25
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
32
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
34
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
N 18km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 32km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 94% 75% 85% 65% 91% 77% 87% 62% 84% 64% 77% 58% 84% 56%
Dew Point 10°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 11°C 12°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:15 EDT
sunrise
06:43 EDT
sunset
19:19 EDT
last light
19:47 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 05:25 EDT
set
Sun 20:25 EDT
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
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Oct 23
moon
Mon
Oct 31

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 1
7.8°C 15°C 1.0mm
Fri
Sep 30
8.1°C 12.8°C 27.0mm
Thu
Sep 29
8.8°C 16.5°C 0.2mm
Wed
Sep 28
7.8°C 16.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
4.0°C 17.0°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
578.9mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
782.4mm
112 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
410.9mm
87 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
7.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
15.0°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
1st
Total This Month
1.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.7mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
9.9mm
2008
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