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Launceston Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.9°C falling
Updated at 13:10 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 late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 28.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.9°C falling
Dew Point 14.0°C falling
Feels Like 23.9°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
NNW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.4
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 24.3°C
Cressy 25.7°C
Scottsdale 21.6°C
Low Head 19.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
18°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 10% 50% 20% 10% 20% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Extreme 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
16
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
8
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 4km/h
WSW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
N 8km/h
N
N 18km/h
N
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
NE 15km/h
NE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 63% 39% 64% 42% 67% 34% 57% 42% 66% 42% 60% 40% 75% 53%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 16°C 18°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
04:58 EDT
sunrise
05:32 EDT
sunset
20:39 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
set
Tue 14:41 EDT
rise
Wed 02:50 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
Tue
Dec 12
11.1°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
9.4°C 25.1°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

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
25.1°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 Sydney

10:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

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.