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Launceston Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.8°C rising
Updated at 02:10 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.
Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 30.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.8°C rising
Dew Point 12.5°C rising
Feels Like 13.8°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
NW 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:32 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 13.5°C
Cressy 13.1°C
Low Head 14.0°C
Scottsdale 11.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
14°C

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
19°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 29°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 28°C
Minimum 11°C 14°C 17°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 30% 30% 30% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
UV Index Very High Extreme Very High 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 4
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
5
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 4km/h
WNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
N 8km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
ESE 5km/h
ESE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 65% 39% 62% 43% 68% 32% 57% 42% 65% 40% 58% 35% 77% 55%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 16°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 16°C 18°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:58 EDT
sunrise
05:32 EDT
sunset
20:39 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 02:21 EDT
set
Tue 14:41 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
9.4°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
11.6°C 23.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
12.4°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
10.6°C 21.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 7
11.1°C 22.3°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
680.5mm
128.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
583.9mm
112 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
954.5mm
140 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.8mm
Dec 3
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.4°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
11.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
10.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
33.8°C
6th 1994
Average This Month
21.1°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
51.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
72.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.7mm
8.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
145.1mm
1985
Driest On Record
6.1mm
1983
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.