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Launceston Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 17°C
rain

Now

10.1°C rising
Updated at 07:10 EST

Central North for Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm this evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 10.1°C rising
Dew Point 8.8°C rising
Feels Like 9.6°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
N 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:23 EST
Sunset sunset
16:53 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 8.3°C
Cressy 9.4°C
Scottsdale 9.5°C
Low Head 14.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower
12°C

12pm

Shower
16°C

3pm

Shower
17°C

6pm

Shower
15°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 05:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Far NW Coast, Central N Coast, Upper/Lower E Coast, SE Coast, SW Coast and Central W Coast

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1
Fri
Jun 2

Rain

Rain

Late shower

Showers easing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 16°C
Minimum 5°C 8°C 2°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 80% 10% 30% 40%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Nil Moderate Slight Moderate Moderate Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
25
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction N 14km/h
N
N 25km/h
N
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 4km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
W 17km/h
W
W 4km/h
W
WSW 13km/h
WSW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NW 7km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 93% 76% 95% 67% 88% 58% 93% 62% 85% 60% 86% 64% 93% 68%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 9°C 8°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 9°C 10°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:53 EST
sunrise
07:23 EST
sunset
16:53 EST
last light
17:24 EST
moon
rise
Sat 08:28 EST
set
Sat 18:32 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 26
2.6°C 15°C 2.4mm
Thu
May 25
3.4°C 14.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 24
8.5°C 15.9°C 14.2mm
Tue
May 23
7.8°C 16.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 22
7.8°C 18.2°C 0.4mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
156.4mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
389.2mm
47 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.4mm
May 21
Lowest Temperature
-0.8°C
May 3
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
5.2°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
16.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.4mm
21st
Total This Month
49.0mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.0mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.9mm
2007
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2005
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