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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 23°C
increasing_sunshine

Now

19.2°C steady
Updated at 18:00 EDT

Central North for Sunday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.
Monday Cloud clearing. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.2°C steady
Dew Point 15.7°C falling
Feels Like 19.2°C
Relative Humidity 80%
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SW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 17.2°C
Cressy 19.0°C
Low Head 18.7°C
Scottsdale 19.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Slight chance shower
18°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

6am

Mostly clear
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 18
Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24

Showers

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 27°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 15°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 50% 5% 5% 5% 30% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High 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 8
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NW 8km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
NE 5km/h
NE
N 12km/h
N
ENE 3km/h
ENE
N 13km/h
N
ENE 5km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 75% 67% 62% 35% 67% 38% 72% 44% 71% 39% 76% 57% 82% 67%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 17°C 18°C 18°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:10 EDT
sunrise
06:39 EDT
sunset
20:11 EDT
last light
20:40 EDT
moon
set
Sun 21:33 EDT
rise
Mon 09:39 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 18
15.2°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
12.2°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
10.4°C 21.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
11.1°C 21.7°C 7.0mm
Wed
Feb 14
13.7°C 19.7°C 2.6mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
76.7mm
13.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
39.4mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
49.0mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
14.6mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
6.5°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
13.6°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.4°C
8th
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
24.9°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
11th
Total This Month
19.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.3mm
6.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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15:19 EDT

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