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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 9°C
Tonight 2°C
clearing_shower

Now

9.7°C falling
Updated at 13:40 EST

Central North for Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers this morning. Snow falling above 800 metres this morning. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 11.

Currently at Cressy

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.7°C falling
Dew Point -2.6°C falling
Feels Like 7.0°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
W 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 9.0°C
Launceston 10.9°C
Sheffield 7.2°C
Scottsdale 8.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
8°C

6pm

Clear
4°C

9pm

Mostly clear
3°C

12am

Mostly clear
2°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 10:08 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning North West Coast, Central North, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, Furneaux Islands, East Coast and North East

Tas - Sat 10:07 EST
Flood Watch for all north eastern river basins and the Huon River

Tas - Sat 10:00 EST
Gale Warning E of Flinders Is, SE & SW Coasts and Central W Coast. Strong Wind Warning for remaining coastal and inshore waters

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 9°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 10°C
Minimum 3°C 2°C 0°C -1°C 2°C 0°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 40% 80% 40% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate High Severe Moderate High Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
32
km/h
33
km/h
36
km/h
25
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
36
km/h
19
km/h
30
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction W 25km/h
W
W 32km/h
W
NW 33km/h
NW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
SW 32km/h
SW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
SW 30km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
W 13km/h
W
SW 24km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 100% 48% 83% 64% 71% 43% 83% 65% 86% 48% 83% 55% 91% 51%
Dew Point 4°C -2°C 5°C 2°C -2°C -4°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 0°C 1°C 1°C 2°C 0°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Sat 18:23 EST
set
Sun 08:04 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
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Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Cressy Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 1
4.2°C - 6.4mm
Fri
Jul 31
1.5°C 9.9°C 5.8mm
Thu
Jul 30
4.7°C 10.8°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 29
0.4°C 11.2°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jul 28
3.2°C 13.5°C 0.0mm

Cressy Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
383.7mm
93.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
276.0mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
311.0mm
79 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-6.4°C
Jul 19
Highest Temperature
34.1°C
Jan 3

Cressy Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.6°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
4.2°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
2.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
19.0°C
30th 1999
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
13.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
6.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
73.4mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
170.2mm
2005
Driest On Record
17.6mm
2006
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