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Launceston Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 10°C
sunny

Now

16.8°C falling
Updated at 10:00 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. High.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.8°C falling
Dew Point 7.7°C falling
Feels Like 16.8°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:08 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 15.1°C
Cressy 14.0°C
Low Head 15.5°C
Scottsdale 16.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
20°C

3pm

Clear
24°C

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
16°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 05:00 EDT
Gale Warning for Far NW, SW and Central W Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for E of Flinders Is, and Central N, Upper/Lower E and South East

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 26°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 60% 50% 30% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Extreme Extreme Very High Very High
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 4
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
16
km/h
3
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 4km/h
SSW
NW 11km/h
NW
NNE 5km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 13km/h
NW
S 3km/h
S
WNW 10km/h
WNW
S 11km/h
S
SSW 10km/h
SSW
N 4km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 3km/h
NNW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 70% 38% 80% 48% 75% 53% 77% 48% 62% 35% 69% 47% 69% 44%
Dew Point 8°C 9°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 6°C 5°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:13 EDT
sunrise
06:42 EDT
sunset
20:08 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:00 EDT
rise
Thu 03:03 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 21
7°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
7.0°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
8.6°C 18.2°C 8.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
8.0°C 19.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
10.3°C 19.6°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
74.4mm
13.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
61.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
154.6mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.4°C
Jan 23

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
10.9°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.7°C
7th
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
21.7°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
19th
Total This Month
11.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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Weather News

Canberra's coldest February morning on record

09:58 EDT

The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

08:36 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.