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Launceston Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 17°C
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Now

15.1°C rising
Updated at 08:40 EST

Central North for Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 18. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate].

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 15.1°C rising
Dew Point 13.8°C steady
Feels Like 13.3°C
Relative Humidity 92%
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NNW 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:19 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 13.6°C
Cressy 14.2°C
Scottsdale 13.8°C
Low Head 16.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower
15°C

12pm

Shower
16°C

3pm

Shower
16°C

6pm

Mostly clear
14°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 05:00 EST
Gale Warning for South West Coast and Central West Coast. Strong Wind Warning for remaining waters, excluding Hobart and Derwent Estuary

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 15°C
Minimum 11°C 6°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 9°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 5% 20% 90% 60% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
24
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16
km/h
21
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
1
km/h
10
km/h
3
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
14
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Wind Direction NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WNW 2km/h
WNW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NW 1km/h
NW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 3km/h
NNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 8km/h
W
W 14km/h
W
Relative Humidity 93% 81% 76% 42% 77% 51% 81% 59% 91% 66% 90% 62% 83% 57%
Dew Point 14°C 13°C 6°C 1°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 6°C 6°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
17:19 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
rise
Mon 11:47 EST
set
Mon 21:50 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
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Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 30
6.2°C 16°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
7.0°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
5.7°C 18.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
1.0°C 14.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
9.3°C 14.0°C 1.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
107.4mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
265.5mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
1.0°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.0mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.9mm
2007
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2005
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Weather News

Colder showery change moving through southern states

16:08 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.

North Queensland chills

09:54 EST

Some inland areas of Northern Queensland have had their coldest April morning in at least 60 years.

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.