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Launceston Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 21°C
cloud_increasing

Now

13.1°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Central North for Monday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower early this evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.1°C falling
Dew Point 9.5°C falling
Feels Like 11.9°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.6mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:22 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 10.7°C
Cressy 11.3°C
Scottsdale 10.7°C
Low Head 16.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

6am

Mostly clear
12°C

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Cloud increasing

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 21°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 12°C 15°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 20% 40% 30% 20% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High 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 18
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NW 18km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 30km/h
NNW
W 7km/h
W
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 4km/h
SW
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
S 11km/h
S
SSE 9km/h
SSE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 73% 55% 78% 64% 74% 36% 66% 44% 77% 40% 64% 40% 66% 44%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 8°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 6°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:54 EDT
sunrise
07:22 EDT
sunset
19:11 EDT
last light
19:39 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 07:05 EDT
set
Tue 19:27 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 27
13.1°C 24°C 0.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
10.5°C 26.4°C 0.4mm
Sat
Mar 25
11.6°C 19.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
8.2°C 22.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
12.4°C 22.2°C 0.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
113.0mm
19.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
70.0mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
227.9mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
24th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
13.5°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
10.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
25.6°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
17th
Total This Month
14.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.6mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
106.2mm
1983
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1992
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00:29 EDT

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